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Scotland’s Cancer Strategy: an ambitious plan that’s good news for patients

Category: Science blog March 15, 2016

We take a look at Scotland’s new cancer plan, outlining what will mean for the nation’s health and for patients.

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Blood analysis could offer a real-time ‘snapshot’ of melanoma treatment

Category: Science blog March 15, 2016

We explore the latest research from our scientists in Manchester that’s tracking how melanomas respond to treatment by analysing patient blood samples.

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Blocking the escape routes: how an HIV drug exposes skin cancer’s weaknesses

Category: Science blog March 14, 2016

A new study from our scientists has found that treating melanoma cells with an HIV drug could make them more sensitive to a ‘targeted’ cancer drug.

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News digest – Breast cancer drug combo, melanoma ‘blood test’, Fukushima and… carbs?

Category: Science blog March 12, 2016

‘Unprecedented’ breast cancer trial results, fishing for melanoma DNA in blood, five years since Fukushima and is there a link between carbs and lung cancer...

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‘Unprecedented’ breast cancer trial results explained

Category: Science blog March 11, 2016

UK researchers running a clinical trial have presented some exciting preliminary results at a European breast cancer conference

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No Smoking Day: why tobacco (still) isn’t a ‘done deal’

Category: Science blog March 9, 2016

Our new report makes some worrying predictions about how smoking will continue to affect the nation’s health – but there could be a solution.

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