The Cancer Zone ran in June 2023 and was funded by MRC Oxford Institute for Radiation Oncology, University of Oxford Department for Oncology, MRC Human Genetics Unit within the Institute of Genetics and Cancer at the University of Edinburgh, Division of Cancer Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester Cancer Research Centre and Beatson Institute.
The activity featured 28 scientists working across a broad range of fields.
28 scientists created profiles in the Zone. See who took part ❯
435 students from 16 schools logged into the Zone.
95% of active students were from priority schools: 74% from underserved schools and 74% from widening participation schools.
45 Chats were booked. 29 took place.
On average, 4 scientists attended each live Chat.