Our research on cancer biology

We are world leaders in discovering what makes cancer start, grow and spread. Understanding the fundamental biology underpinning cancer is vital for finding cures sooner.

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Piecing the bowel cancer puzzle together

Researchers like Dr Madeleine Young at Cardiff University are working to increase our understanding of how bowel cancer tumours form.

Our strategy to beat cancer sooner

Our vision is to bring forward the day when all cancers are cured.Our new strategy will give us the foundations we need to tackle the challenges ahead.

Find out more about cancer biology

Read more about what cancer is on our CancerHelp pages.


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