Henry spent four years at university studying biochemistry before realising that the laboratory life wasn’t for him, and going to work for a science journal instead. From there, he went on to do a Masters in Science Communication and, after a brief flirtation with science journalism, in 2003 he started working for Cancer Research UK. He manages the charity’s news feed and this blog.
Category: Science blog May 6, 2016
We look back on the key topics and trends discussed at the American Association of Cancer Research’s recent Annual Meeting in New Orleans
Category: Science blog January 13, 2016
We look at the key themes that emerged from the first ever Molecular Analysis for Personalised Therapy conference in Paris last year
Category: Science blog January 5, 2016
The third of our Grand Challenge topics asks: can we prevent cancer by studying ‘scars’ in its DNA?
Category: Science blog December 1, 2015
Last night’s Panorama on BBC1 contained new – and shocking – allegations about the behaviour of one of the world’s biggest tobacco companies
Category: Science blog November 24, 2015
As experts call for more research into the influence of diesel emissions on lung cancer rates in non-smokers, we take a look at the state of the evidence.
Category: Science blog November 4, 2015
All the events from the third day of this year’s National Cancer Research Institute conference in Liverpool
Category: Science blog September 21, 2015
We look back to the 1990s, and to our ‘first-in-man’ trial of prostate cancer drug abiraterone – a vital step in the drug’s development