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.
Research to improve patient information on recovery after bowel cancer surgery
Researchers Stephen Chapman and Caroline Czoski-Murray tell us about the research they’re doing at the University of Leeds to help improve information people receive when they’re recovering from surgery.
Improving understanding of the impact bowel cancer and its treatment can have on people’s lives
Guest bloggers, Professor Claire Foster and Dr Sally Wheelwright tell us about the ColoREctal Wellbeing (CREW) study.
What next for our bowel cancer research programme?
Our Head of Research, Dr Julia Ambler, recaps on the last year, gives a flavour of what’s to come and explains how we make sure the research we fund is of the highest possible quality.
The 2018 National Colorectal Cancer Nurse Network study day
Last month we were delighted to support the 2018 National Colorectal Cancer Nurse Network (NCCNN) study day. Here's a summary of what was covered.
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