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Cancer

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Cancer Research UK Event

We have a wide variety of international trials in progress with experience in both solid and blood cancers.

Research areas

  • Screening and early diagnosis
  • Improved diagnosis, stratification, prevention and treatment strategies
  • Understanding the mechanisms that cause solid and blood cancers

Case studies

blood cells

AML 17

Developing a simple blood test capable of detecting levels of leukaemia cells remaining after intensive chemotherapy.

Scope 1 Cancer

FAKTION

A randomised placebo controlled trial in postmenopausal women with advanced breast cancer previously treated with a third generation aromatase inhibitor.

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SCOPE1

A study to assess whether the addition of an antibody can prevent regrowth of cancer cells in the oesophagus and thereby improve survival.

Theme leads

Dr Tracie-Ann Madden

Dr Tracie-Ann Madden

Senior Trial Manager in Solid Tumours

Email
maddenta1@caerdydd.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2068 7953
Dr Lisette Nixon

Dr Lisette Nixon

Research Fellow - Senior Trial Manager in Solid Tumours

Email
nixonls@caerdydd.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2068 7458
Dr John Staffurth

Dr John Staffurth

Reader

Email
staffurthjn@caerdydd.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2031 6964
Ian Thomas

Ian Thomas

Senior Trial Manager in Blood Cancer

Email
thomasif@caerdydd.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2251 0531

Cardiff University collaborators

Yr Athro Oliver Ottmann

Yr Athro Oliver Ottmann

Professor and Head of Haematology

Email
ottmanno@caerdydd.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2074 2375
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Funding

The Wales Cancer Trials Unit based in the Centre for Trials Research is funded by Cancer Research UK.