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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Engagement with school pupils

School project inspires young scientists

22 April 2016

School engagement project provides insight into cancer research.

afternoon tea

Time for Tea

14 April 2016

Enterprise Rent-a-car held a special Ladies’ Afternoon Tea in support of the European Cancer Stem Cell Research Institute.

Alan Clarke

Professor Alan Clarke: A legacy to build on

7 April 2016

Professor Alan Clarke leaves behind a strong legacy in the form of a thriving research institute that has a clear vision of its future role in cancer research.

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.