CUP Foundation eNews
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Autumn 2022

Whole Genome Sequencing (WGS) for CUP patients in England 

Those who view our blog will know that, for some time, we have been attempting to clarify the use of WGS for CUP in England. The all important 'Test Directory' that enables tissue to be sequenced at regional Genomic Laboratory Hubs is about to be updated. 
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Cholangiocarcinoma found to be significant in liver-involved CUP patients
Research by Dr Natalie Cook's (pictured) CUP group at the Christie in Manchester has found that a significant number of provisional CUP patients meet the criteria to be treated as bile duct cancer patients.
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Awareness Week September 2022

SJK Foundation (Ireland) and Missie Tumor Onbekend (Netherlands) – two national CUP patient organisations – organised some excellent webinars for World CUP Awareness Week in September in conjunction with SBK. Speakers included Dr Tony Greco, Dr Natalie Cook and Professor Penny Schofield of our Advisory Board.
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Christmas Cards 

This year we have three designs which are already proving popular. Follow the link  to the cards and click on an image to enlarge. Buy soon to avoid disappointment!
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We are grateful to all our donors, fund raisers and awareness raisers. Please let us have photos of your event so that we can include in future editions of eNews. 
The 12th Curry Cricket Match at Studland Cricket Club on Sunday 29 May raised £175 in raffle ticket sales. Thanks to sponsors Michael and Sarah Ferguson.
The Paul Barker annual Golf Day in April raised £2,273 in his memory.