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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ECSCRI laboratory

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4 February 2016

On World Cancer Day, we take a look at some of the key research being carried out at the Institute.

Dr Lee Parry with 6th form students

Inspiring the next generation of scientists

1 February 2016

Sixth Form science students tour the European Cancer Stem Cell Research Institute laboratory.

Professor Alan Clarke

Tributes to leading cancer researcher

13 January 2016

Chancellor, Professor Sir Martin Evans reflects on Professor Alan Clarke’s life and work.

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Research

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.