February 11th is International Day of Women and Girls in Science, a day to celebrate the achievements of women in science and encourage greater gender equality.

Today we are raising awareness about the important role female scientists play in research into primary bone cancer. Below you can hear from some of our researchers as they explain their drive and motivation for working in science. You can also find out how the Bone Cancer Research Trust has supported their careers as they work towards developing more effective and kinder treatments for bone cancer patients.

Dr Tyler Barr, University of Leeds

Dr Helen Knowles, University of Oxford

Dr Sally Fletcher, University of Birmingham

Dr Lucia Cottone, University College London

Dr Hannah Spencer, University of Bradford