Funding secured for further study

Researchers at Barts Cancer Centre secured more than £1.5m to take forward investigations in the development of bowel cancer from polyps.Read more

Surgical development for rectal cancer

Our funding helped to push forward technical development in surgery for low rectal cancers.Read more

National Bowel Research Centre

In 2013 Her Majesty The Queen officially opened the UK's first National Bowel Research Centre, made possible through the generosity of our donors.Read more

Findings published in GUT

Findings from our nutrient sensing study at the National Bowel Research Centre have been published in the journal GUT.Read more

Congratulations Michael Tranter

PhD student Michael Tranter wins prestigious prize for his work on pain in Ulcerative Colitis.Read more

Findings published in PAIN

Findings from a study of pain in Crohn's disease patients has been published in PAIN, the international journal for the study of pain.Read more

PhD student Hannah wins prize

Phd student Hannah Shailes won the Rosetrees Prize for best presentation at their inaugural PhD symposium.Read more

Dr Ruby Atkar PhD

Congratulations Dr Atkar who has successfully passed her exams and gained her Doctorate. She is looking at how our guts function and what may cause unexplained symptoms.Read more

MRC funding secured

Our funding generated the vital data that helped to secure greater investment in hypoxia in bowel cancer from the Medical Research Council. Hypoxic cancers are harder to treat with current chemotheraphy.Read more

Findings published in Gut Microbes

Researchers have recently published their findings which will contribute to generating an application for further funding in an important area of stoma reversal.Read more

Bowel cancer awareness

Our Big Bowel Survey aims to explore current attitudes to bowel cancer and other diseases among UK households. Results were published in the International Journal of Surgery.Read more

Findings published in GUT

A team from the National Bowel Research Centre published their findings on how pain is signalled from the gut to the brain.Read more