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Why we’re Standing Up To Cancer

Science Blog October 17, 2012

Sometimes the battle of science against cancer can seem like a long, hard slog. But history proves that research can make a difference. Cancer survival rates in...

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ASCO 2012 – best of the rest

Science Blog June 7, 2012

In her third and final report from this year’s ASCO conference, Nell Barrie reflects on her personal highlights of the meeting. Even though ASCO is one of the...

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ASCO 2012 – a new treatment for HER2-positive breast cancer?

Science Blog June 6, 2012

In this second report from the ASCO conference, Nell Barrie discusses an experimental “armed antibody” for the treatment of breast cancer. While patriotic B...

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ASCO 2012: Is immunotherapy finally coming of age?

Science Blog June 6, 2012

While the UK enjoyed the rather wet Jubilee celebrations this weekend, thousands of cancer experts gathered in Chicago for the world’s largest annual cancer c...

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New trial to test spice extract curcumin against bowel cancer

Science Blog May 7, 2012

Headline writers take note: curry doesn’t cure cancer. But over the years, several studies have given researchers a tantalising glimpse of the cancer-fighting...

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Spotting cancer early – our partnership with Tesco

Science Blog March 6, 2012

If cancer is diagnosed early, it’s nearly always easier to treat successfully. But too many cancers are still diagnosed at a late stage – thousands of lives...

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Expert Opinion: Professor Kairbaan Hodivala-Dilke

Science Blog December 19, 2011

‘Know your enemy’ is a quote that rings true for scientists studying cancer.  And in order to beat the disease they need to understand the weaknesses at it...

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