Dr Helen McCarthy is creating a specialist nanoparticle delivery system for targeted gene therapy in patients with advanced breast or prostate cancer which has spread to the bones.
Our research on prostate cancer
Help us beat cancer sooner
We receive no government funding for our research. Our life-saving work relies on the money you give us.
A pioneering new delivery system
New hope for advanced prostate cancer
Our researchers helped to discover abiraterone (Zytiga), which is changing the outlook for men with prostate cancer.
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.