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Posted 27 March 2020
A team of oncologists from across the UK have joined forces to launch the first cancer coronavirus registry in the world to track how cancer patients who have tested positive for COVID-19 will be impacted.
The University of Birmingham's partners at a Guangzhou hospital are sending clinical masks and gowns for use by medical staff in the UK's fight against coronavirus.