Prostate Cancer Research Center
Prostate Cancer Research Center (PCRC) is a multidisciplinary research center at the Tampere University. It combines basic sciences, epidemiology, computational biology, and clinical practice to find answers enabling better management of prostate cancer and to reduce the burden of prostate cancer on society.
Clinical Trial Units at TAMPERE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
FONK for adults:
FONK is a cancer medication research unit for adults that operates at the Tampere Univeristy Hospital. The objectives of the unit are to improve the research possibilities of new cancer medication and to introduce new medication to patient use as early as possible.
PeeTU for children:
Paediatric Clinical Trials Unit (PeeTU) operates at the Tampere Univeristy Hospital. It offers centralised clinical trial services (phase I-II) to children and adolescents in Finland. The major goal is to provide access to early phase clinical trials for children with relapsed or refractory cancers, but we also aim to find novel agents to treat various other conditions.