Áine studied genetics at University College Cork, Ireland before making the move to London in 2010 and completing a PhD in cancer biology at Barts Cancer Institute. She joined the science communications team at Cancer Research UK in 2014 where she works to communicate the charity’s research to the public.
Category: Science blog October 30, 2015
In this instalment of our Milestones series, we look at Cancer Research UK’s pivotal trials, proving that a drug called anastrozole should be the gold standar...
Category: Science blog October 14, 2015
We respond to some misleading headlines about a ‘miracle drug’ that could cure nine in 10 cancers.
Category: Science blog July 16, 2015
We take a look back at all the things we’ve achieved this past year thanks to our supporters.
Category: Science blog May 20, 2015
For International Clinical Trials Day 2015 we look at how trials have changed – from the first recorded trial to today’s modern cancer clinical trials.
Category: Science blog April 17, 2015
Headlines today are heralding a new “simple blood test”, claiming it can predict if a woman will develop breast cancer – but it’s too good to be true.
Category: Science blog March 24, 2015
In the latest Our Milestones series post, we look at the role we played in the advent of a 1970s cancer treatment revolution: combination chemotherapy.