Biomarkers for cancer

Chief Investigator:

Prof Richard Riley

Principal Investigator:

C Billingham (University of Birmingham)

Funder name / reference number: Cancer Research UK: Population Research Grant
Year 2014 -2017 (3 years)

Study design

Systematic review and methodology research.

Primary objective

This project will identify and review current practice in stratified medicine for cancer research, and map the practice onto the theory identified from the methodological literature. In addition, computer simulated experiments will allow the importance of different aspects of methodology to be quantitatively evaluated.