Our research in Cardiff

Last year we spent nearly £4 million in Wales on some of the UK’s leading scientific and clinical research.  We work in partnership with Cardiff University, Cardiff and Vale Health Board and Velindre NHS Trust, focusing particularly on bowel, breast, urological and prostate cancers, as well as leukaemia.

Research news & events in Cardiff

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‘‘Now I have a future’’

“It’s a fabulous privilege to be a scientist”

Understanding why breast cancers are different

Dr Matt Smalley’s team are working to unpick how different types of breast cancers arise and why they respond differently to therapies.

Cardiff Cancer Research Open Day 2015

Discover how we are fighting cancer in Wales at the Cardiff Cancer Research Open Day.

Help us beat cancer sooner

We receive no government funding for our research. Our life-saving work relies on the money you give us.

Get in touch

Contact the team in Cardiff. 

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.

Last year in Cardiff

we funded 4 PhD students and 2 New Investigators

we supported 20 clinical trials

we spent nearly £4 million on research

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