Prof. Gordon Jayson, Consultant Medical Oncologist

Prof. Gordon Jayson

Consultant Medical Oncologist

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Prof. Gordon Jayson BM BA Bch FRCP PhD

Consultant Medical Oncologist


Prof. Gordon Jayson

Consultant Medical Oncologist BM BA Bch FRCP PhD

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Areas of expertise

  • Gynaecological cancers
  • Ovarian cancer
  • Endometrial cancer
  • Uterus (womb) cancer
  • Chemotherapy


  • The Christie Private Care

    Wilmslow Road, Manchester, M20 4BX

About Prof. Gordon Jayson

GMC number: 3296981

Year qualified: 1988

Place of primary qualification: Oxford University

Professor Gordon Jayson is a Consultant Medical Oncologist at The Christie and a Professor of Medical Oncology at the University of Manchester. He specialises in gynaecological oncology with a particular focus on ovarian and endometrial cancer.

After studying Medicine at the University of Oxford, Professor Jayson completed his medical and oncology training, as well as his PhD, in Manchester. In 1997, he was appointed as a Senior Lecturer at The Christie and The University of Manchester. Over the years, he has served on several prestigious committees, including Cancer Research UK's New Agents Committee, the Medical Research Council's Drug and Device Development Committee, and the National Clinical Trials Committee. Currently, he is the Chair of Translational Research for the Medical Research Council ICON7 and the Manchester Cancer Systemic Anti-Cancer Therapy Board.

Professor Jayson is deeply involved in research, particularly in the development and optimisation of anti-angiogenic (anti-blood vessel) drugs for the treatment of ovarian cancer. His research has been widely published in peer-reviewed journals, and he is frequently invited to speak at international conferences.

Areas of Expertise
- Gynaecological Oncology
- Ovarian Cancer
- Endometrial Cancer

Roles and Interests
- Chair of Translational Research for the Medical Research Council ICON7
- Chair of the Manchester Cancer Systemic Anti-Cancer Therapy Board

Procedures and Conditions Treated
- Chemotherapy
- Endometrial Cancer
- Gynaecological Cancers
- Ovarian Cancer

Professor Jayson has been a pivotal figure in the field of medical oncology since his appointment in 1997, contributing significantly to both clinical practice and research.

Areas of expertise

  • Medical oncology
  • Gynaecological cancer

Professional memberships

Royal College of Physicians
General Medical Council

Articles by Prof. Gordon Jayson

Cediranib in addition to chemotherapy for women with relapsed platinum-sensitive ovarian cancer (icon6): overall survival results of a phase iii randomised trial

Image contrast, image pre-processing, and t1 mapping affect mri radiomic feature repeatability in patients with colorectal cancer liver metastases

High emsy expression defines a brca‐like subgroup of high‐grade serous ovarian carcinoma with prolonged survival and hypersensitivity to platinum

Palliative home parenteral nutrition in patients with ovarian cancer and malignant bowel obstruction: experiences of women and family caregivers

Plasma tie2 is a tumor vascular response biomarker for vegf inhibitors in metastatic colorectal cancer

A living biobank of ovarian cancer ex vivo models reveals profound mitotic heterogeneity

Dealing with loss: food and eating in women with ovarian cancer on parenteral nutrition

Screening tool for malignant bowel obstruction in relapsed, metastatic ovarian cancer

First-line management of advanced high-grade serous ovarian cancer