Welcome to our research blog. We will be sharing our latest research updates and summaries of recent findings. We also share information from medical experts and links to further information and resources.
Understanding more about younger bowel cancer patients
We asked one of our grantees, Dr Claire Palles from the University of Birmingham, more about her research career so far and the work we’re funding to help explain why some younger people are at higher…
Investing in research to stop bowel cancer
Dr Julia Ambler, our Head of Research, tells us about some of the awards we have made this year.
Our first Colorectal Research Chair for surgery
As the first Bowel Cancer UK/Royal College of Surgeons of England Colorectal Research Chair, Professor David Jayne will drive forward the surgical clinical trial agenda for bowel cancer
Bowel cancer symptoms: your questions answered
Our Head of Support and Information Charlotte Dawson R.G.N. addresses some of the most common questions she gets asked about bowel cancer symptoms.
Testing for Lynch syndrome – what you need to know
If you are worried about your family history or think you might have Lynch syndrome, we’ve addressed some of the common questions
Bowel Cancer UK and Beating Bowel Cancer become a member of the Association of Medical Research Charities
Our Head of Research, Julia Ambler explains who the AMRC are, why being a member is so important and how we got to this point.
The importance of pathology for bowel cancer patients
We asked Dr Lishman about her CBE, why pathology is so important for bowel cancer and reflect on some of her top career highlights and reveal her hopes for the future of pathology.