RCSI cancer researchers, in collaboration with industry and our clinical sites, are discovering new ways to improve outcomes for cancer patients by optimising prevention, diagnosis and therapy.

Our impact

We aim to determine the causes of a wide variety of cancer types – with a particular focus on breast, neuroblastoma, brain, ovarian and colorectal cancer – at the molecular level in order to identify targets for the development of new therapies.

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Pioneering research

We bring together clinicians, biologists, epidemiologists, statisticians and chemists to facilitate cancer research with the goal of achieving international excellence and improving patient outcomes. In this RCSI MyHealth lecture, three leading cancer experts explore the causes of cancer, risk factors, prevention, genetics, symptoms and treatment.

Our expertise

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Interested in a career in cancer research at RCSI? View our list of available Postgraduate research projects.

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