The benefits of giving chemotherapy before surgery to bowel cancer patients will be further explored in a new £3.4 million trial, one of three awarded regional funding.
Scientists have been awarded £900,000 from Cancer Research UK to launch a ground-breaking clinical trial for people with lung cancer.
Drugs prescribed to high-risk stroke patients are costing the NHS hundreds of millions each year – but they are so effective, the service is actually saving money.
Schools are being urged to support a study to help determine the effect of the national lockdown on children’s learning.
Hundreds of volunteers from the region are taking part in a study to test the effectiveness of a COVID-19 vaccine.