How our research is helping people with cancer

Thanks to research, twice as many people survive cancer today.

Survival rates have doubled in the 40 years since our charity was founded. Research has led to the discovery and development of preventions and treatments. But with over 200 types of cancer, there is still so much more to do. Discover how research has helped people living with cancer. 

Research we funded has led to the development of a new type of immunotherapy now benefiting people in clinical trials

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One project we funded helped to show how a diabetes drug could be used to prevent and treat cancer. There are over 100 clinical trials now happening worldwide.

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A whole new approach to personalised medicine.

Discover how research we funded kick-started a whole new approach to using personalised medicine to treat cancer.

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Research we funded saved Sandy's life.

Watch the video and see the moment cancer patient Sandy meets Professor Jackson, the scientist who saved her life.

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