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It’s the most wonderful time of the year – for music in aid of the Emer Casey Foundation!

The Foundation was fortunate to be the beneficiary of two wonderful musical events in the run up to Christmas in Dublin.  We are so grateful to the production team, cast and crew of Mamma Mia! for supporting us at the opening of this outstanding show at the Bord Gais Energy Theatre.  The whole Mamma Mia! […]

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Signs and Symptoms of Ovarian Cancer – new Video launched on World Ovarian Cancer Day

An excellent video highlighting the signs and symptoms of ovarian cancer was launched in Ireland on 8th May, World Ovarian Cancer Day.  The video, produced by Breakthrough Cancer Research, features four Irish women affected by ovarian cancer speaking frankly about their symptoms prior to diagnosis.  This is a superb way to highlight the signs and […]

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Melbourne Fun Run, 28th May 2017

This year’s Melbourne Fun Run in aid of the Emer Casey Foundation took place on 28th May in Jell’s Park with over 400 runners taking part.  The event has raised $230,00 for ovarian cancer research over the past nine years and this year’s total has surpassed $40,000.  For updates on the funds raised this year click […]

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Galway Family Fun Day

The Emer Casey Foundation is delighted to promote ‘Simply – the Best Day in May!’, a tea dance and family fun day in aid of the Foundation to be held in the Westwood Hotel in Galway on Sunday 7th May from 3-6pm.  Just a day before World Ovarian Cancer Day, this fundraiser couldn’t be better […]

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Research Updates

Funding groundbreaking research on ovarian/uterine cancer, its causes and treatments has been a huge focus of the Emer Casey Foundation’s mission. IRELAND In this recent article, Gasch et al 2017 CSC Review, Claudia Gasch, Brendan Ffrench, John O’Leary and Michael F. Gallagher explore the importance of understanding cancer stem cell hierarchies and chemoresistance in ovarian cancer.  […]

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Limbering Up for Youghal 5k!

Calling all 5k Road Runners!  Youghal is the place to be on Thursday evening, 6th April for our new-look run on a lovely flat course taking in two and a half laps of the town. Registration will take place from 6pm on the evening at Youghal Community Centre.  The 5k run will kick off at 8pm from […]

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