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Nobody deserves to die from lung cancer

Category: Science blog April 1, 2014

Lung cancer is a devastating disease and the UK’s biggest cancer killer, but people don’t like to talk about it.

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Introducing our latest arsenal in the fight against cancer

Category: Science blog February 25, 2013

Thanks to the generosity of our supporters, we’re able to spend hundreds of millions of pounds every year on life-saving...

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You could pay to find out about your cancer risk – but you might not get what you bargained for

Category: Science blog October 28, 2010

New developments in genetic research and medical scanning are promising to usher us into a world of personalised health ca...

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Can the UK achieve world class outcomes in cancer treatment?

Category: Science blog January 27, 2010

Late last year, the Department of Health announced a new pilot scheme to find out if computer programmes could help GPs to...

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NCRI Cancer Conference 2009: Finding the ideal cancer drug

Category: Science blog October 30, 2009

The 2009 conference ended on a high note with an inspirational talk from Professor Gerard Evan, who has recently been appo...

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NCRI Cancer Conference 2009: Cell metabolism – cancer’s Achilles’ heel?

Category: Science blog October 21, 2009

Scientists have been researching cell metabolism – how our cells produce and use energy – for decades. And this is a p...

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Genetic tests for cancer?

Category: Science blog January 28, 2009

In recent years more and more companies have started selling genetic tests to the public directly from the web. In some pl...

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