Emma studied biochemistry at Imperial College London then stayed on for a Masters and PhD on her favourite topic, immunology. After almost a decade there, she braved the move out of London (a whole 12 miles south) and joined The Institute of Cancer Research to study multiple myeloma, a white blood cell cancer. She left the lab for the final time in 2010 and, after a couple of years at Breakthrough Breast Cancer, joined the Science Communications team at Cancer Research UK.
Category: Science blog September 18, 2015
We spoke to two of our own experts about how they’re targeting fundamental repair processes in our cells to tip cancer cells over the edge.
Category: Science blog August 31, 2015
Our Population Research Committee funds research on the causes and effects of cancer across large groups of people. Recently they funded several new projects.
Category: Science blog August 19, 2015
We welcome some new researchers to Cancer Research UK and outline what they will be working on.
Category: Science blog July 15, 2015
How our researchers in Manchester are helping develop ways to make chemotherapy kinder and more effective.
Category: Science blog July 8, 2015
Our researchers in Cambridge have solved a long-standing mystery in breast cancer that could lead to new trials to improve treatment for the disease.