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
Ruth Plummer Taking new drugs from the lab to the clinic Newcastle upon Tyne
Steven Pollard Brain stem cells and their role in brain tumours Edinburgh
Sergio Quezada Harnessing the immune system to fight cancer London
Caetano Reis e Sousa Re-programming the immune system London
Erik Sahai Tracking cancer as it spreads London
Owen Sansom Understanding the molecular mistakes in bowel cancer Glasgow
Peter Sasieni Optimising cancer screening London
Michael Schmid Investigating the role of the immune system in pancreatic cancer Liverpool
Jacqui Shaw ‘Liquid biopsies’ to reveal cancer’s secrets Leicester
Dirk Sieger Fishing for clues about brain tumour growth Edinburgh
Nick Stone New ways to identify people at higher risk of oesophageal cancer Exeter
Mike Stratton Discovering unknown causes of cancer Cambridgeshire
Charles Swanton Unpicking cancer’s genetic patchwork London
Simon Tavaré Understanding cancer evolution Cambridge
Daniel Tennant Targeting cancer’s vulnerabilities Birmingham