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How our research saves lives

Cancer survival rates in the UK have doubled in the 40 years since our charity was founded in 1979. Research has led to the discovery and development of new ways to prevent, diagnose and treat cancer. But with over 200 types of cancer, there is still so much more to do. Discover how our research has helped people living with cancer and how our ongoing research is providing hope for the future.

Our research is helping people with cancer right now

Developing new treatments

Our research has helped to develop new treatments that are being used to improve the lives of people with cancer.

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Better ways to diagnose cancer

Our research has helped develop new ways to diagnose cancer faster and with greater accuracy.

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Accelerating breakthroughs

Our research has helped to develop new tools and techniques that scientists are using to understand the intricate biology of cancer and speed up the development of new tests and treatments.

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