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Research and clinical trials

Research is looking at the causes, diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer. It aims to prevent prostate cancer and improve tests, treatment, and ways of coping with symptoms and side effects.

Find out about the latest UK research, clinical trials and how you can take part.

Research into diagnosing prostate cancer

Find out about the latest UK research into diagnosing prostate cancer.

Research into causes and prevention

Find out about the latest UK research into the causes and prevention of prostate cancer. 

Research into treatment for early prostate cancer

Find out about the latest UK research into early prostate cancer.

Research into treatment for advanced prostate cancer

Find out about the latest UK research and clinical trials for advanced prostate cancer.

Find a clinical trial

Our clinical trials database has open, closed and result summaries of trials in the UK.

What clinical trials are

Trials aim to find out if a new treatment or procedure is safe or better than a current treatment.

Before you take part

Find out about what researchers should tell you before you agree to take part in a trial.

Our Research

Find out how our researchers are discovering new ways to tackle prostate cancer.
Last reviewed: 
26 Feb 2014

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