CRC Official Opening News

31st July, 2008

The CRC was officially opened on Wednesday 9th July 2008, by Nicola Sturgeon MSP. Although we have been welcoming patients for some weeks now, this was an opportunity for a wider range of invitees to see the broad range of facilities on offer, and for the CRC to celebrate all the hard work that has gone into getting the facility operational. The day was a great success with Nicola Sturgeon announc...

£1.6m Cancer Scanner for Clinical Research Centre Tayside News

10th July, 2008

Health Secretary Nicola Sturgeon announced Scottish Government funding of £1.68m to provide a state-of-the-art scanner (PET-CT) that detects and tracks cancer growths. The scanner will be situated in the Clinical Research Centre Tayside which already has a large purpose built room. At the moment seriously ill patients who require PET-CT scanning have to travel to Aberdeen. Dundee is the only...