Professor Robert Clarke is studying how a molecule called IL 1β helps breast cancer spread to the bones.

 

Professor Robert Clarke hopes to understand how ‘sleeping’ cancer stem cells awaken and find ways to stop this happening.

 

Professor Gartland is investigating whether certain molecules can be targeted with drugs to stop breast cancer spreading.

Dr Brackenbury wants to see whether the electrical differences in breast cancer cells helps them to spread.

 

Although effective treatments exist for breast cancer, there are many patients for whom these drugs don’t work or stop working over time. 

Although effective treatments exist for breast cancer, there are many patients for whom these drugs don’t work or stop working over time.