Cardiff University researchers have received a £280,000 grant to explore new ways of preventing prostate cancer from returning and spreading after treatment.
Prostate cancer kills over 540 men in Wales every year and more than 2,500 are diagnosed annually.
It is also set to become the most commonly diagnosed form of cancer in the UK by 2030.
Our Correspondent Carole Green has more:
The grant has been awarded by Prostate Cancer UK as part of the charity's new £2.6 million Research Innovation Awards scheme.