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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

Angela Casbard

Angela Casbard

Senior Research Fellow - Statistics

Email
casbardac@caerdydd.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2068 7470
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.