European Cancer Stem Cell Research Institute

We aim to improve the understanding of the role of cancer stem cells in a range of cancers, through world-leading research

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Breast cancer under a microscope

New insight into aggressive breast cancers

26 December 2018

Cardiff University researchers discover protein driving aggressive breast cancer

Dr Florian Siebzehnrubl and his lab outside of the Haydn Ellis Building

Medical Research Council funds glioblastoma research

21 November 2018

Scientists at Cardiff University will be able to get an insight into aggressive brain cancer, thanks to a major investment from the Medical Research Council.

Event poster for the Cancer Researcher of the Future event

Cancer scientists of the future

20 November 2018

The European Cancer Stem Cell Research Institute is celebrating women in STEM and is helping to inspire the next generation of cancer researchers.

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Our research focuses on cancer stem cells, which we believe offer the possibility of transforming cancer treatments.

Here, our research team leaders offer their perspectives on targeting cancer stem cells and how their research impacts on cancer therapy.