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Dr Gurdeep Mannu, one of OUCAGS' NIHR Clinical Lecturers in General Surgery has recently won the Office for National Statistics (ONS) Research Excellence Award for his research on:

Invasive breast cancer and breast cancer mortality after ductal carcinoma in situ in women attending for breast screening in England, 1988 to 2014.

You can read more about the award and why the research is important on the ONS website.

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