Meet our researchers

We fund pioneering researchers across the whole of the UK, working hard to beat cancer. Here’s a selection of some of them, and you can download a full list here.

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Name Project Location
Duncan Baird Tackling telomeres – the long and short of it Cardiff
Fran Balkwill Developing new treatments for ovarian cancer London
Andrew Biankin Tailoring treatments for pancreatic cancer Glasgow
Judith Bliss Improving treatments for breast cancer London
Carlos Caldas Finding the faulty genes that drive breast cancer Cambridge
Charles Coombes Tackling drug-resistant breast cancer London
Jack Cuzick Nipping cancer in the bud London
Johann de Bono Tailored treatments for prostate cancer London
Caroline Dive Hunting cancer cells in the blood Manchester
Gerard Evan Understanding a key cancer driver Cambridge
Corinne Faivre-Finn Improving treatments for lung cancer Manchester
Dean Fennell Tackling hard-to-treat lung cancers Leicester
Margaret Frame How does cancer spread and how can we stop it? Edinburgh
Mark Gaze Tackling Neuroblastoma London
Richard Gilbertson Homing in on childhood brain tumours Cambridge