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Radiotherapy report: vast improvements needed to get the best for patients

Category: Science blog November 6, 2012 Comments are closed

For several years, Cancer Research UK has been calling on the government to invest in improvements to our radiotherapy ser...

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Government radiotherapy announcement is fantastic news for patients

Category: Science blog October 11, 2012 1 comment

David Cameron announced a new ‘radiotherapy innovation fund’ this week. He’s making £15million available to the NHS...

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Radiotherapy report lays foundation for improved care

Category: Science blog August 2, 2011 3 comments

We often talk about radiotherapy as the unsung hero of cancer treatment – it helps cure more people than cancer drugs, y...

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The interim Cancer Drugs Fund – how will it work and will it improve access for patients?

Category: Science blog October 1, 2010 Comments are closed

This morning, the Department of Health announced the details of a new ‘interim’ Cancer Drugs Fund. This Fund i...

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Radiotherapy can cure cancer – but UK patients might be missing out

Category: Science blog September 7, 2010 3 comments

There’s an important cancer treatment, which is widely available in the rest of Europe, that isn’t being offered to ne...

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To ‘Commit to Beat Cancer’, the Government must provide access to world class treatments

Category: Science blog April 13, 2010 Comments are closed

Cancer Research UK’s ‘Commit to Beat Cancer’ campaign calls on parliamentary candidates to pledge to keep cancer hig...

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The Pharmaceutical Price Regulation Scheme – cutting the cost of cancer drugs

Category: Science blog January 6, 2009 Comments are closed

With the New Year upon us and the sound of cash registers still ringing in our ears from Christmas, the nation is tighteni...

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