Cell Slider

Cell Slider was a project that asked volunteers to analyse tissue samples that had been kindly donated to future research by cancer patients who had been treated on clinical trials. Thanks to all of you who contributed to the project over its four-year lifespan! Please try some of the other projects we offer.

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Cell Slider and The Zooniverse

The Zooniverse is the world’s largest platform for people-powered research. This research is made possible by hundreds of thousands of people around the world who come together to assist professional researchers.

In 2012 the Zooniverse teamed up with Cancer Research UK to create Cell Slider.

Other Zooniverse Projects

Cell Slider is one of many Zooniverse projects.

Here are some other popular projects for you to try out now that Cell Slider has finished:


Cell Slider has produced one published paper to date.

You can find it under the 'medicine' section at www.zooniverse.org/publications.