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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John Goldman fellowship for future science awarded to Dr Fernando dos Anjos Afonso

29 October 2015

Leading leukaemia research charity awards fellow prestigious John Goldman fellowship

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Jane Hodge fellow starts new research programme

23 October 2015

New Research Fellow at the European Cancer Stem Cell Research Institute

Dr Boris Shorning and Dr Neil Trent

Stopping the Spread of Prostate Cancer

17 June 2015

To mark Men's Health Week 2015, two scientists from the European Cancer Stem Cell Research Institute explain how they're working to try to halt the spread of cancer of the prostate.

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

In conversation

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