Our Grand Challenge scientists have discovered that a common type of bacteria found in our guts could contribute to bowel cancer.
Our international team of scientists are tackling a fundamental question about how cancer develops: why do some gene faults only cause cancer in certain organs?
Inflammation can prevent infections and helps repair injuries. But for people with long-term inflammatory conditions, it can sometimes lead to cancer.
Three new teams funded through our Grand Challenge are about to embark on research projects focusing on the microbiome, faulty genes and chronic inflammation.
Step inside a virtual world where our Grand Challenge scientists are hoping to redefine the way we look at cancer.
A team of scientists are aiming to improve our understanding of what causes cancer, potentially preventing more cases in the future.