Georg-Speyer-Haus. Foto: Andreas Reeg, Tel: +40-171-5449247,,
Georg-Speyer-Haus. Foto: Andreas Reeg,

Hessischer Rundfunk visits on World Cancer Day

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HR spotlights tumor research at Georg-Speyer-Haus on World Cancer Day

| February 4 is World Cancer Day. To mark the occasion, the Hessischer Rundfunk took a closer look at Georg-Speyer-Haus. Why does radiation therapy work for one group of colorectal cancer patients and not for another? In fundamental research on tumor biology at GSH, researchers together with the Frankfurt Cancer Institute have recently achieved another significant result in colorectal cancer therapy. Together with Prof. Dr. Florian Greten, Adele Nicolas and Dominik Denk give insight to current research at GSH. Watch the entire feature at (in German) Source: © hessenschau


GSH in the hessenschau on Feb,4 2022 (from minute 9:14)
About the hessenschau

The hessenschau is the regional TV show of the Hessische Rundfunk and is the most successful & popular program on hr-television. It reports daily on politics, culture, business and entertainment in Hesse.


About World Cancer Day

World Cancer Day takes place every year on February 4. It was established by the Union for International Cancer Control UICC. Many of its more than 1,100 member organizations from over 170 countries participate in this day of action. For more information, visit


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