Lester Barr

    Consultant Surgeon

Tel: 0161 447 6764

Lester Barr

Lester Barr

Lester Barr
Consultant Surgeon


BBC Radio Manchester
- Interview - Lester Bar
- 19th September 2014
- "The Angelina Jolie Effect" on breast cancer gene testing.

Genesis Breast Cancer Prevention Centre
- Research Overview March 2014

Welcome to this year's annual Research Overview from the Genesis Breast Cancer Prevention Centre in Manchester. We are proud to be at the forefront of research into breast cancer prediction, prevention, screening and early diagnosis strategies as we work with others around the globe to remove the threat of this disease. Read more...

Genesis Preventing Breast Cancer
- Impact Report 2011/12

'Prevention is better than cure' is the philosophy behind Genesis Breast Cancer Prevention. Thankfully the cure rates for breast cancer have improved greatly over the years, but surely the next step is to prevent the disease from starting in the first place to avoid gruelling treatments and surgeries whenever possible. So how can breast cancer be prevented? Read more...

Message from our Chairman - Lester Barr

Most cancer research in the UK and in Europe and the USA is concentrated on 'finding the cure'. Genesis Breast Cancer Prevention is different because it believes that 'prevention is better than cure' and so concentrates its efforts on trying to prevent cancer from ever starting. Read more...