New research predicts that 2 in 3 cancers are ‘due to bad luck’, we look at why the story is a bit more complicated than that.
We’re backing a new project that could boost our understanding of pancreatic cancer and increase opportunities for patients to join clinical trials.
Dogs that can sniff out cancer, leukaemia in bats, more treatment options for women with breast cancer, an ‘unacceptable’ NICE plan and… eggs?
Our scientists are developing a new experimental drug to target how cancer cells repair their DNA, and upset cancer’s balance.
New PET scans combined with drugs targeting low oxygen levels in tumours could help tailor cancer treatment.
Our scientists are building new cameras that could help reveal ‘invisible’ tumours by illuminating them in a rainbow of colours.
Advances in MRI technology could help scientists and doctors tailor cancer treatment by measuring the oxygen levels inside tumours.
Smoking rates are falling, NHS England is failing on waiting times, Budget day came around and… are you what you eat?
This year’s British Science Week runs from 10th – 19th March, and the theme is ‘change’.