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Professor Rob Bristow

Cancer stories

Our latest features explore how Manchester’s expertise is combating cancer in more powerful ways than ever.

Our researchers and clinicians dedicate their careers to the prevention and treatment of cancer, and the care of patients. Their individual and collective quests for breakthroughs that will benefit society are the inspiration behind this collection of articles.

Drawn from our ‘Cancer Futures’ magazine, these features reflect Manchester’s breadth and depth of expertise from the laboratory to the bedside. They will give you a snapshot of our incredible cancer research activity and the people behind it.

You can also download the latest and previous editions of the Cancer Futures magazine.

Previous issue

Cancer Futures, issue 1 (PDF 15.2MB)


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Go beyond the stories and find out more about Manchester’s cancer research.

Cancer research in Manchester takes place within a unique landscape where three world-leading organisations work hand in hand.

The potent expertise of Cancer Research UK, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust, and The University of Manchester comes together within the Manchester Cancer Research Centre (MCRC).

Discover more about cancer research at Manchester: