Kat joined Cancer Research UK in 2004, after spending six years as a laboratory researcher. Kat loves talking about science, and regularly comments in the media on the latest discoveries as well as giving talks to staff and supporters. She presents and produces the Cancer Research UK podcast, and is a freelance writer and broadcaster for the Naked Scientists and BBC Radio in her spare time.
Category: Science blog June 12, 2014
Every year in the UK around 350 men are diagnosed with breast cancer, but because the disease is rare, it can be difficult to diagnose.
Category: Science blog April 25, 2014
The new Environment and Health Atlas charts data about diseases such as cancer alongside environmental risk factors including pollution and pesticides.
Category: Science blog February 14, 2014
Our researchers are developing innovative new techniques to find better ways to treat cancer in the future.
Category: Science blog January 17, 2014
Researchers are using a technique called Sleeping Beauty to probe the genetic faults that drive medulloblastoma, the most common type of childhood brain tumour.