Cancer using Immunotherapy

Ground breaking immunotherapy research is saving lives of people with cancer; carried out by the incredible team at the University of Surrey

What we do

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Vital Research

Our research is saving lives of patients with cancer. The teams internationally acclaimed indagation and trials into immunotherapy, using live viruses and other approaches to improve treatments and therapies, have resulted in ground-breaking advances.
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Vital Support Groups

Topic of Cancer offers local support groups where members can share experiences, enjoy the company of others, and talk openly with other cancer suffers who truly understand. Get in touch to join.
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Vital Fundraising

Topic of Cancer raises funds to help the cancer research team, fight cancer. It costs money to continue our research and we work tirelessly to raise money to develop our research projects. Please support us in any way you can.

What is

Immunotherapy is treatment that is designed to harness the ability of the body’s immune system to combat infection or disease. Immunotherapy might produce an immune response to disease or enhance the immune system’s resistance to active diseases such as cancer. 

Research Projects
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Our research is incredibly important and we are already saving people’s lives. Our immunotherapy trials are for Oesophageal cancer, advanced prostate cancer & bladder cancer.

Meet the Team

Prof. Hardev Pandha

Prof. Hardev Pandha is the professor of Medical Oncology and head of the cancer research programme at Surrey University.

The labs have a dedicated team of scientists changing the future landscape of cancer treatment using ground breaking immunotherapy and checkpoint inhibitors cures.

The great news is that the future is much closer than you think!

The Charity

We are a patient led and totally volunteer run charity, supporting a leading research team, headed up by Prof. Hardev, into immunotherapy as a treatment and cure for cancer and improving quality of life.

We run several events and charity days to raise money to help support this research and people in need of the life saving treatment. 

We would love you support in anyway you can.

Latest News

Our most recent research & charity information

Meet Our Patrons

We are proud of the support we have from incredible people.


Alison Steadman OBE


Sir Paul Beresford

Conservative MP

Colin Roy


Michael Elwyn

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Michael Buerk

Journalist, presenter

Yvonne Hall


Martin O'Donnell

Business Consultant
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Glyn Powell-Evans

Inventor / Entrepreneur

Upcoming Events

2021 Golf Days

More details on all 3 will follow in Spring subject to what current guidelines are – expectation is around £70 per person, to include, bacon...

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The Purple Ball

The Topic of Cancer Purple Ball is back! – Saturday 23rd October. On the 23rd October 2021, Topic of Cancer, are running their Purple Ball,...

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Wookingham Fireworks Display

Wokingham Fireworks Display

This event is to be confirmed. We are very pleased to announce that the Wokingham Fireworks Charitable Trust is supporting Topic of Cancer once again...

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Meet Our Trustees

We are proud of the support we have from incredible people, 
our trustees, ambassadors and of course our staff.
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Kim Ronaldson

Trustee & Chair
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Anne Powell-Evans

Trustee and Vice-Chair

Nigel Lewis-Baker MBE

Co-Founder and Honorary Life President

Sarah Bishop


Tony Chant

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Alan Loryman


Professor Hardev Pandha

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