Research features

Our Research Features explore in more depth how we are implementing our Research Strategy, and the opportunities available to you as a researcher.

PARP inhibitors: Halting cancer by halting DNA repair

How researchers supported by Cancer Research UK pioneered the development of PARP inhibitors.

Top tips for involving patients in your research

Knowing where to begin is often the hardest part of patient involvement. Researchers and people affected by cancer share seven top tips to help you get started.

Cancer Grand Challenges: a new global partnership

Iain Foulkes, David Scott, Karen Vousden and Charles Swanton discuss the launch of Cancer Grand Challenges and its role in our plans for recovery.

Researcher voices: Leading cancer research through a pandemic and beyond

8 cancer research leaders tell us about the choices they’ve made during the COVID-19 pandemic and their outlook on the future.

The power of genomic cancer data

We're working with Public Health England to promote the collection and usage of genomic cancer data; the National Lung Matrix Trial highlights the benefits.