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Breast cancer centre to be set up in Sharjah

Cooperation agreement between University Hospital-Sharjah and Institute Gustave-Roussy in France signed by Sultan

  • WAM
  • Published: 23:05 March 31, 2013
  • Gulf News

Sharjah: His Highness Dr Shaikh Sultan Bin Mohammad Al Qasimi, Member of Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah and President of the University of Sharjah, signed a cooperation agreement between the University Hospital-Sharjah, and the Institute Gustave-Roussy in France, to set up a breast cancer centre at the hospital.

The centre, which will be run as a twin to the leading European anti-cancer centre the Institute Gustave-Roussy in France, will be financed by Friends of Cancer Patients.

Shaikh Sultan thanked the French government for its support.

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