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 April 18, 2017
This entry is part 13 of 13 in the series Grand ChallengeIt’s a cliché, but prevention really is better than cure. We o...
Category: Science blog February 25, 2017
The week started with headlines in the Daily Mail, the Sun, the Times and the Telegraph following claims by scientist at ...
Category: Science blog February 10, 2017
We’re announcing the first winners of our most ambitious science funding awarding ever: The Grand Challenge
Category: Science blog November 25, 2016
We spoke to Charlie, a mouth cancer survivor, about the importance of spotting the disease early.
Category: Science blog November 24, 2016
Our scientists have developed a new way to re-wire cancer cells.
Category: Science blog November 21, 2016
We spoke to four young cancer survivors about the fertility issues they faced after cancer treatment.
Category: Science blog October 29, 2016
Radiotherapy got the investment it needs this week when NHS England announced it will spend £130m upgrading or replacing ...
Category: Science blog October 22, 2016
GcMAF still being sold as a ‘cancer cure’; most countries get more calories from alcohol than sugary drinks; hijacking...
Category: Science blog October 3, 2016
We take a look at how the work of 2016 Nobel Prize winner, Professor Yoshinori Ohsumi, relates to cancer.
Category: Science blog October 1, 2016
We talk to two young cancer survivors about the side effects they experienced following treatment.