Scientists turn to music to fight cancer

Besi Besemar March 20, 2019

University of Brighton students and scientists are leaving their labs to perform in an evening of music and song in aid of Cancer Research UK entitled Future for Hope.

Professor Huw Taylor
Professor Huw Taylor

Dr Annamaria Gal, Senior Lecturer and cancer research specialist in the University’s School of Pharmacy and Biomolecular Sciences (PABS), is leading the fundraising event.

Dr Annamaria Gal
Dr Annamaria Gal

She said: “This is dedicated to Professor Huw Taylor, our Emeritus Professor of Microbial Ecology, who sadly died of cancer at the age of 54 in 2017.”

“We want as many people to attend and raise money for this worthy cause.”

The event is at the University’s City Campus in Grand Parade, Brighton, on March 23 from 7pm to 9pm.

Entry is free, donations will be welcomed.


Event: Future for Hope – A fundraising concert for Professor Huw Taylor raising funds for Cancer Research

Where: Sallis Benney Theatre, 58-67 Grand Parade, Brighton BN2 0JY

When: Saturday, March 23

Time: 7pm

Cost: Free entry donations requested

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