“I always stayed positive. Starting the Oxfordshire Oesophageal and Stomach Organisation (OOSO) to support other patients gave me real focus and determination to get through it.”
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New hope for Jackie after oesphageal cancer
"I love working with our supporters"
Senior Research Nurse Nikki helps to explain how complex clinical trials can be. "It shows what we can acheive and puts the need for fundraising sharply into focus."
New research group for Oxford
A group of world-class biologists, geneticists, chemists, oncologists and surgeons have come together to tackle oesophageal cancer. The team aims to improve our understanding of the disease.
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.
Oxford facts in 2013
we funded 42 PhD students and 4 New Investigators
we supported 8 clinical trials
we spent nearly £22 million on research