Cancer Research at Barts
Barts Cancer Institute has a long tradition of pioneering research and innovation. Many surgical procedures were first discovered here as well as the use of radiotherapy to treat cancer.
By investing in and undertaking world-class research, we aim to prevent cancer and develop better diagnostic techniques and treatments. This will ultimately increase patient survival and enhance the quality of life for those with long-term disease.
A wide range of research is currently underway and includes:
We are recognised as one of the leading Cancer Research Institutions in the UK* and are a Cancer Research UK Centre of Excellence - 1 of only 17 in the country.
Barts Cancer Institute is internationally renowned in multiple fields of cancer research - please click to find out more on what we specialise in.