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Author: Sarah McDonnell

Research saves and changes lives

More than 41,000 men and women are diagnosed with bowel cancer every year. Around 300,000 individuals live with Inflammatory Bowel Disease and thousands of others with IBS.

We fund the best science across the UK and our next generation of research experts through a dedicated PhD programme.

Coronavirus: help and information

If you have bowel disease and are worried about how Covid-19 will affect you, here are some useful sources of information.


Author: Sarah McDonnell

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Join our public involvement in research programme, People and Research Together (PaRT) and help make research better.

Please donate: we need you more than ever

In these difficult times, we remain determined to fund research to beat bowel disease. We can only do so with your support. Please donate today.


Author: Sarah McDonnell

  • Aspirin and bowel cancer

    BBSRC award secured

  • Bowel cancer evolution

    Findings published in Nature Ecology & Evolution 

  • BCL3 and bowel cancer

    Findings published in Disease Models

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