Southampton leads the UK and Europe in fighting cancer using the body’s own defences, and our patients benefit from continuous discoveries and improvements flowing from laboratory to clinic.
We are developing better ways to diagnose, treat and manage a wide range of cancer types through new therapies, surgical methods and technologies. Find out more about our work in several types:
Using the body’s own defences
Two decades ago Southampton took a lead in harnessing the body’s own defences to take on cancer cells and tumours. Our focus on immune-based therapies gives you insight into our discoveries and expertise. Read more
A unique research resource
Southampton's Experimental Cancer Medicine Centre is at the heart of a continuous cycle of better care, therapy development and new knowledge as new therapies go from laboratory into the clinic, and back again for refinement.Read more