Research is looking at the causes, diagnosis and treatment of bowel cancer. It aims to prevent bowel cancer and improve tests, treatment, and ways of coping with symptoms and side effects.
Find out about the latest UK research, clinical trials and how you can take part.
Doctors are doing research about what causes bowel cancer and how they can prevent it.
Researchers are looking at new ways of testing for bowel cancer. They are also looking at ways of improving surgery, chemotherapy and targeted therapy treatments for bowel cancer.
Researchers are keen to improve quality of life after bowel cancer treatment. They are looking at ways to manage treatment side effects and how to promote healthier lifestyles.