Nick studied biomedical sciences at the University of Manchester, including one year at the Cancer Research UK Manchester Institute working on DNA damage and repair. He then ventured down south, completing a PhD at the Cancer Research UK London Research Institute on the signals that help cells move. He joined the News and Multimedia team in 2013, helping to manage the charity’s blog and news feed.
Category: Science Blog December 12, 2014
Cancer Campaigns Ambassador Elizabeth Bailey shares her personal story of breast cancer and why she campaigns for Government to improve access to radiotherapy.
Category: Science Blog December 8, 2014
We explore new research on how cancer cells divide, and a potential weakness that could be exploited to kill them.
Category: Science Blog December 6, 2014
The Chancellor’s Autumn Statement and what it means for cancer, new report on surgery in older patients, and is there such a thing as a ‘broccoli pill’?
Category: Science Blog December 5, 2014
Our Policy and Public Affairs team take a look at the announcements made in the Autumn Statement and how they might impact our research and patient care.
Category: Science Blog November 22, 2014
Cancer treatment target missed again, evidence links obesity and aggressive prostate cancer, plus could liquid hand gel be harming your health?
Category: Science Blog November 15, 2014
Unravelling cancer’s genetic ‘blind spots’, what’s a ‘monster chromosome’? Plus the latest announcements on the controversial Cancer Drugs Fund.