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 September 13, 2014
Concerns over struggling NHS cancer services, a man 3D prints versions of his own tumour, plus does burnt toast cause cancer?
Category: Science Blog September 6, 2014
A fall in childhood cancer death rates, discussions around e-cigarettes rumble on, plus do electric power lines cause cancer?
Category: Science Blog August 30, 2014
Government funding boost for Cancer Drugs Fund, depression in cancer patients and new research on a ‘map’ of breast cancer – here’s the week’s news.
Category: Science Blog August 23, 2014
Falling death rates for the top four cancer killers, new research on the skin cancer that killed Bob Marley and could Botox be used to treat stomach cancer?
Category: Science Blog August 19, 2014
We explore a new US study that could be used to help spot where tumours are in the body and deliver drugs to cancer cells more efficiently.