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Research and clinical trials

Research is looking into all aspects of breast cancer and aims to improve tests, treatment, and ways of coping with symptoms and side effects.

Find a clinical trial

Our clinical trials database has information about UK clinical trials for breast cancer and summaries of trial results.

What clinical trials are

Trials aim to find out if a new test or treatment is safe and better than those currently available.

Before you take part

Find out about what researchers should tell you before you agree to take part in a trial.

Research into causes and prevention of breast cancer

Find out about the latest UK research into the causes and prevention of breast cancer. 

Research into breast cancer diagnosis and screening

Find out about the latest UK research into diagnosing and screening for breast cancer.

Research and clinical trials into treatment for early breast cancer

Find out about research and clinical trials looking at treatment for early breast cancer.

Research and clinical trials into living with breast cancer

Find out about research into living with breast cancer.

Last reviewed: 
02 Nov 2017

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