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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Cancer Research After Hours

18 August 2016

Institute takes part in Techniquest event exploring cancer research.

Hadyn Ellis Buidling

European Cancer Stem Cell Research Institute Symposium

9 August 2016

Institute to hold its 4th annual symposium on cancer stem cell research.

Institute welcomes new Research Fellow

5 August 2016

Dr Toby Phesse joins the European Cancer Stem Cell Research Institute.

Maria Konstantinou, Mrs Anne Whipp and Juan Menendez Gonzalez

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Answering the big questions


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

Dr Joaquin de Navascues in fly room

In conversation

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