Rare talents

29 November, 2019

There are more than 200 types of cancer that can be classed as uncommon – and experts at The Royal Marsden and the ICR are at the forefront of research into these diseases

Dr Liam Welsh, Consultant Clinical Oncologist in the Neuro-oncology Unit at The Royal Marsden

“We’ve seen improvements in diagnosis of rare brain and central nervous system tumours”

Paediatric focus

Professor Louis Chesler, Professor of Paediatric Cancer Biology at the ICR and Consultant at The Royal Marsden

Better understanding

Professor Chris Jones, lead in Childhood Brain Tumour Biology at the ICR.

“Treating cancer based only on what we see down the microscope isn’t good enough any more”