Cancer Research UK on Google+ Cancer Research UK on Facebook Cancer Research UK on Twitter
Skip to main content
Donate

Let's beat cancer sooner

Sticky cells, blood vessels and cancer – the paradox of Claudin-14

Category: Science Blog June 14, 2013

How do our bodies form new blood vessels? This is a key question in cancer research, as tumours need to develop a new blood supply to grow. Last summer, Dr Mari...

Read More

Getting to the root of tumour blood vessels

Category: Science Blog January 18, 2013

This entry is part 2 of 5 in the series MicroenvironmentIn the first of this series we explained how the ‘neighbourhood’, or microenvironment, around a can...

Read More

Getting to know the neighbours – the tumour microenvironment

Category: Science Blog January 11, 2013

This entry is part 1 of 5 in the series MicroenvironmentDespite the huge progress that has been made over recent decades, more than 150,000 people lose their li...

Read More