From cancer evolution to targeting faulty genetics – our new fellows
It’s time to welcome a new batch of researchers to the Cancer Research UK team. Here are some...
News digest – e-cig inquiry, breast cancer risk, junk food promotions, and… a lack of goodwill?
This week saw new research on brain tumour and ovarian cancers, while MPs launched an inquiry into e-cigarettes...
Meet our scientists investigating cancers’ weak spots, showing research ROCKs, and much more
We’d like to introduce the latest bunch of scientists that we’ve given funding to head up their own...
Cancer patients diagnosed at an earlier stage are more likely to have surgery than chemotherapy
A world-first data report could help us understand whether cancer patients are getting the most appropriate treatments for...
Brain tumours’ shared metabolic tricks hint at new approach to treatment
Cancer Research UK scientists have found that different types of brain tumours could share similar survival strategies, which...
‘Alexa, what’s my flash briefing?’ How an Amazon Echo can now read you the latest cancer news
If you have an Amazon Alexa-compatible device you can now ask Alexa to read the headlines from the...
News digest – childhood obesity, sugar and cancer confusion, personalised cell therapy and… robots?
Obesity and sugar hogged the headlines this week alongside success stories for personalised medicine. Read the digest for...
England’s cancer strategy: what has changed in the last two years?
Progress has been made against England's cancer strategy, including investment for radiotherapy. But more needs to be done...
News digest – obesity costs, radiologist shortage, breast cancer risk, and… avatars?
The growing global cost of obesity was in the news this week, along with genetic tests for breast...
Senate Dems Urge NIH To Renew Gun Violence Research Funding
The infamous Dickey Amendment, which bans funds for research to "promote gun control," rears its head.