Ludwig Oxford’s Dr Parinaz Mehdipour celebrates local young scientists
23 November 2022
Parinaz shared insights into her career during the Science Oxford event recognising outstanding Year 13 STEM students in Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire
Ludwig at Oxford Open Doors 2022
13 October 2022
On Saturday 10th September 2022, the Ludwig Institute of Cancer Research participated in the Oxford Open Doors organised by the Oxford Preservation Trust.
Ludwig Oxford student features in the Oxford Botantic Garden 400th Anniversary celebrations
2 August 2022
On Saturday 30th July, PhD student Hannah Fuchs gave a soapbox talk on plant-derived cancer treatments.
Ludwig Oxford Science Meets Art competition
2 August 2022
The artistic side of the Ludwig Oxford community was revealed during the Science Meets Art competition held at our annual retreat.
Ludwig Oxford team completes the BHF London to Brighton Bike ride
28 June 2022
On Sunday 19th June, the Ludwig Oxford team took on the London to Brighton cycle challenge to help raise more than £2.8 million for the British Heart Foundation.
Ludwig Oxford at Headington Festival 2022
31 May 2022
On Sunday 29th May, Ludwig Oxford took part in the Headington Festival in Bury Knowle Park to engage with members of the Headington community and beyond.
Ludwig Oxford student presents at TEDx Youth event
9 August 2021
Claudia Zagami from the Boccellato lab was selected to give a talk on 3D tissue models for studying disease.
UNIQ summer school 2021
22 July 2021
Kriaucionis Lu Public Engagement Van den Eynde
Three Ludwig Oxford volunteers participate at the 2021 Oncology UNIQ summer school
Collaboration with Magdalen College outreach to run remote work experience
18 August 2020
Ludwig Oxford's Dr Tammie Bishop organised a week of work experience for fifteen year 12 students in collaboration with the Magdalen Outreach Team.
Christmas raffle for Sobell House
23 December 2019
Staff and students from the Old Road Campus Research Building, the NDM Research Building and the Kennedy Institute raised £750 for Sobell House in the Christmas raffle organised by Ludwig Oxford’s laboratory manager Dr Stan Ng. Thanks to all contributors and corporate donors Eppendorf UK, Thermofisher and Promega UK!
ORCRB Open Doors 2019
1 October 2019
On Saturday 14th September 2019, the Old Road Campus Research Building (ORCRB) opened to the public as part of the Oxford Open Doors scheme run by the Oxford Preservation Trust.
UNIQ summer school 2019
2 August 2019
Ludwig Oxford researcher volunteers at the 2019 Oncology UNIQ summer school
Work experience week 2019
22 July 2019
Local school children get a taste of research life at Ludwig Oxford.
Ludwig Oxford at the Headington Festival 2019
3 June 2019
On Sunday 2nd June, Ludwig Oxford took part in the Headington Festival in Bury Knowle Park to engage with members of the Headington community.
Christmas raffle for Sobell House
21 December 2018
Staff and students from NDM, Oncology, IBME and NDORMS raised £700 for Sobell House in the Christmas raffle organised by our laboratories manager Dr Stan Ng. Thanks to all contributors and corporate donors Eppendorf UK, SLS, NEBiolabs UK and Promega UK!
School workshop on DNA and cancer
29 November 2018
Three researchers from Ludwig Oxford ran a science workshop for pupils aged 9-11 at St Mary Abbots Primary School. Tammie Bishop, Olivia Lombardi and Virginia Schmid taught the children about DNA biology, mutations and inheritance. The workshop was very successful with one teacher reporting that it was the ‘talk of the town amongst the children at lunch break afterwards’.
Ludwig Cancer Research at IF Oxford 2018
15 October 2018
On Sunday 14th October 2018, Ludwig Cancer Research teamed up with the Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics to run a stall at the IF Oxford Science and Ideas Festival.
ORCRB Open Doors event a great success!
13 September 2018
On Saturday 8th September 2018 12.30-3 pm, the Old Road Campus Research Building (ORCRB), housing Ludwig Cancer Research, the Jenner Institute, the Structural Genomics Consortium (SGC) and the Department of Oncology opened to the public as part of the Oxford Open Doors scheme run by the Oxford Preservation Trust. Each unit had a stand in the main atrium of the building with fun educational activities for all ages.
Ludwig Oxford at the Headington Festival
4 June 2018
A group of Ludwig public engagement volunteers took our newly created family friendly activities to a sunny Headington Festival in Bury Knowle Park on Sunday 3rd June. The Headington Festival is an annual event run by Headington Action and features ~50 stalls from local organisations, plus a programme of live entertainment.
Ludwig runs the Town and Gown
14 May 2018
On Sunday 13th May 2018, over 20 members of Ludwig Oxford participated in the Town and Gown 10 km run in support of Muscular Dystrophy UK. Carlos Ruiz-Puig was the fastest Ludwig athlete with a time of 43 min. Congratulations to all that took part!