Latest News and Updates

Abiraterone, combined with standard therapy, helps men with metastatic prostate cancer to live longer

Adding the drug abiraterone to standard hormone therapy improves the survival of men with prostate cancer that has spread to other parts of the body.

17 May

NeoOBS shows high death rates among babies with neonatal sepsis

A large study focusing on newborn babies with clinically diagnosed sepsis has revealed the impact of antibiotic resistance on neonatal sepsis, a major cause of death in newborns.

26 Apr

WANTED: people to join a clinical trial methodology Patient and Public Panel

We are setting up a new panel, made up of people who are based in the UK and who can bring their own lived experience and knowledge of their wider communities, to offer advice to our methodology researchers.

30 Mar

World TB Day 2022: Invest to End TB. Save Lives

Each year on 24 March, World TB Day is commemorated to raise awareness of this devastating and deadly disease.

24 Mar

Our Research Themes


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


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