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Research and clinical trials

All treatments must be fully researched before they can be adopted as standard treatment for everyone. This is so that we can be sure they work better than the treatments we already use and so we know that they are safe.

Find a clinical trial

Our clinical trials database has open, closed and result summaries of trials in the UK.

What clinical trials are

Trials aim to find out if a new treatment or procedure is safe, is better than the current treatment.

Before you take part

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

Research into diagnosing prostate cancer

Find out about the latest UK research into diagnosing prostate cancer, clinical trials and how you can take part.

Research into causes and prevention

Find out about the latest UK research into the causes and prevention of prostate cancer. Read about clinical trials and how you can take part.

Research into treatment for early prostate cancer

Find out about the latest UK research into early prostate cancer, clinical trials and how you can take part.

Research into treatment for advanced cancer

Find out about the latest UK research and clinical trials for advanced prostate cancer and how you can take part

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