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Cancer Epidemiology Research Programme


The Cancer Epidemiology Research Programme (PREC) carries out research and studies related to the causes, early detection and prevention of cancer. The programme works closely with national and international researchers and their respective institutions working in the field of cancer prevention.

The programme consists of two units:

- The Infections and Cancer Unit (UNIC)

- The Nutrition, Environment and Cancer Unit (UNAC)

Both units have their respective laboratories (Duran i Reynals Infections and Cancer Laboratory and the UNEC Laboratory. The Programme also manages the ICO Information Centre on HPV and Cancer (http://www.hpvcentre.net) and the e-oncologia (e-oncology) programme (http://www.e-oncologia.org/web/ico/presentacion).


Update:  16.04.2014