Our research on brain tumours

Tackling brain tumours is a real challenge but we are determined to improve the outlook for patients and their loved ones. Thanks to research, more than seven in 10 children with a brain tumour now survive, but so much more needs to be done for patients of all ages. 

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"We're working to bring hope to people with brain tumours"

Dr Sara Erridge is leading an important clinical trial to find the best way of treating an aggressive type of brain tumour. 

"We have to find new treatments for brain tumours"

Professor Anthony Chalmers is running a vital clinical trial looking at a new treatment for the most aggressive brain tumours.

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.

More about brain tumours

Find out about symptoms, risk factors and causes of brain tumours and treatment on our Cancer Help pages.

Read the latest statistics for brain tumours.

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