Research

Despite the rate of incidence and the high levels of recurrence and mortality, bladder cancer has long been overlooked in terms of research spending.  It has lagged behind other cancers and there have been few advances in new treatments or improvements in survival rates over the past thirty years.  Other, less common cancers, have received support and resources and consequently have demonstrated a significant improvement in outcomes for patients.  We want the same for bladder cancer patients.

Encouraging and supporting research into bladder cancer is one of our core aims as a charity.

Clinical Trials

There are various clinical trials into bladder cancer in the UK, you can find out more about trials and how to find a trial here - Clinical Trials 

We need to raise funding to support bladder cancer research - see how you can help.  

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Help prioritise top UK research questions for bladder cancer - PHASE 2 06/09/2018

Thank you to everyone who took part in the first part of the survey to identify the top 10 research priorities for bladder cancer. Bladder cancer is seriously underfunded and ABC UK is delighted to be working with one of the top research teams in the UK to identify what patients and he...

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