This year we are celebrating 25 years of smarter studies, global impact, and better health. '25 at 25' is a series of articles highlighting 25 of our major achievements.

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'25 at 25': Software to help people implement our methods

To help other researchers use our novel methodologies, we develop user-friendly software packages. This piece explores some examples throughout the Unit’s 25-year history.

13 Jun

'25 at 25': Patient and Public Involvement (PPI)

In our ‘25 at 25’ series, we explore some of the Unit’s big achievements in relation to Patient and Public Involvement (PPI) over the last two decades.

29 May

New podcast episode explores the Unit’s Patient and Public Involvement (PPI) activity

On the latest episode of the Trial Talk podcast, members of the Unit’s PPI group discuss how we embed patient and public involvement into our clinical trials research.

29 May

Hormone therapy can delay prostate cancer spread in people who had surgery and radiotherapy

Findings from the RADICALS-HD study confirm that adding two years, compared to six months, of hormone therapy delays prostate cancer spread in people who had surgery to remove the prostate followed by radiotherapy.

17 May

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Research Themes

Cancer cells


Innovative clinical trial design and meta-analysis extending beyond the boundaries of single cancer types



Major international clinical trials answering questions of global public health significance

Neurodegenerative diseases

New generation of innovative multi-arm multi-stage trials to identify and test new therapeutic treatments in neurodegenerative diseases (NDD)


Development of methods with direct impact on the design, conduct and analysis of studies



Other Research & Policy

This section will capture projects outside the current QQR themes

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