‘Big Pork’ Wants to Get In on Organ Transplants
The pork industry has always been creative about finding uses for pig byproducts.
News digest – Lung cancer blood test, surges in kidney cancer, plain cigarette pack evidence and… chemo-loaded sperm?
Our scientists at the Francis Crick Institute and UCL, partnered with centres all across the country, have been...
General Election 2017: 4 things we want political parties to focus on
We look at the most important areas that parties need to focus on to tackle cancer ahead of...
Sir David Attenborough Struggles With Memory Loss And Boomers Start To Worry
In between discussing how to save the planet, Sir David Attenborough recently mentioned something that tapped directly into the fears...
Tracing genetic chaos in 100 lung cancer patients could help predict survival
By tracing genetic chaos over time our scientists may have found a way to help predict lung cancer...
Experimental blood test could offer a glimpse of the future for doctors treating lung cancer
Our scientists may have discovered a way to detect early signs that a patients’ lung cancer will return,...
Drinking Four Cups of Coffee Is Probably Safe
The most comprehensive review of evidence on health consequences of caffeine use has just been published.
Babies Floating in Fluid-Filled Bags
A lab has successfully gestated premature lambs in artificial wombs. Are humans next?
Here’s Why Some People Have More Anxious Thoughts Than Others
When my journalism career was just reaching cruising altitude, I was invited to appear on a local...
Kidney cancer rates are increasing, so what’s fuelling the surge?
We look at the possible reasons behind the recent rise in kidney cancer rates.