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Aug 2017

Conference: Progressing Your CUP Service 

SBK are organizing their third one-day event devoted to CUP - primarily for MDT members - in Manchester on Monday 9th October.
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Genomics - the new gold rush?
For ten years we have been promoting the potential of gene expression profiling for CUP patients. It is encouraging that the influential Chief Medical Officer has challenged the NHS to make sequencing standard for patients within 5 years
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Proving the financial benefits of molecular profiling
The NHS need to be convinced of the cost/benefits of molecular profiling for CUP patients. A Canadian study has investigated the cost-effectiveness of gene-expression profiling. 
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Pathologists to get new CUP guide
There are very few pathologists with expertise in CUP so it is good news – if not overdue news –  that The Royal College of Pathologists have drafted a ‘dataset’ (essentially, a guide) to help pathologists through this difficult area. The draft dataset will be going out for consultation shortly. 

Our supporters are the best!

As always, our supporters never cease to amaze us with their dedication - fundraising stands at £26,000 so far this year. These photos show Luke, Clare & Josh after completing their triathlon in memory of Elaine Fenn, and Clare Mills with her good friend (and CUP supporter Paul Barker) after her Great East Swim.
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