Current research into early diagnosis

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120 years of life-saving discoveries

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Saving lives through research

From looking for cancer 'red flags' to identifying patients 'at risk', our researchers are finding ways to diagnose cancer patients early, when treatment is more likely to be successful. Below are some examples of what our researchers are doing right now.

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