Our research activities cover seven cross cutting research themes and hubs and focus on head and neck, bladder, prostate, cervix, lung cancers, along with paediatric cancers and lymphomas. Find out more about the research activities in RadNet Manchester and the academic and project manager teams helping to deliver our vision.
The three key research work packages and the corresponding cross-cutting research hubs that lie at the heart of CRUK RadNet Manchester.
A disease site, research work package/ cross-cutting research hub matrix showing the priority tumour sites for RadNet Manchester.
Cancer Research UK RadNet Manchester research aims to integrate biological and clinical data for Manchester patients treated with radiotherapy and are supported by collaborative hubs for uplifting personnel and maximising clinical impact. Discover the impressive work taking place across our seven themes through the links below.
Radiotherapy and Immune Cell Interactions
Discover research investigating the immunological consequences of radiotherapy, including immunotherapy and radiotherapy combinations.
Treating Complex Comorbid Patients
Discover how we are working to understand the mechanisms of the most common and detrimental side effects of radiotherapy, and how these are influenced by medications or conditions in a patients life.
Tumour Microenvironment and Genetic Instability
Discover research in RadNet Manchester aiming to improve understanding of intra-tumour heterogeneity, radioresistance and metastasis.
National Proton Beam Therapy Hub
Discover how we are leveraging cutting edge infrastructure in Manchester to develop new treatments involving proton beam therapy.
Clinical Informatics Hub
Discover how this hub supports the capture, storage and use of routine real-time, real-world clinical outcomes to inform future research.
Translational and Early Phase Radiotherapy Trials Hub
Discover how we provide the support and translational research expertise to integrate biomarker science into the development of phase one feasibility studies.
AHP Doctoral Academy
Providing training and development for Allied Health Professionals (AHPs) including radiographers.
About CRUK RadNet Manchester
CRUK RadNet Manchester is a £16.5m Radiation Research Unit in collaboration with The Christie
RadNet Facilities and Infrastructure
CRUK RadNet Manchester benefits from the existing infrastructure and facilities within Manchester across the various strategic partners of the CRUK Manchester Centre.