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Obesity and cancer – time for concerted action

Category: Science blog January 7, 2016

Our new report on trends in obesity contains some alarming findings. We take a look at it’s key conclusions and recommendations.

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Grand Challenge three: prevent cancer by studying ‘scars’ in its DNA

Category: Science blog January 5, 2016

This entry is part 4 of 8 in the series Grand Challenge

The third of our Grand Challenge topics asks: can we prevent cancer by studying ‘scars’ in its DNA?

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“Surprised and deeply honoured” – our chief executive receives a knighthood

Category: Science blog December 30, 2015

Our chief executive, Harpal Kumar, has received a knighthood for services to cancer research

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Why I made ‘Right Now’ – Henry Singer

Category: Science blog December 24, 2015

As our new TV advert, Right Now, goes to air, we caught up with its director, documentary filmmaker Henry Singer.

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Lab work one day, caring for patients the next: the life of a clinician scientist

Category: Science blog December 23, 2015

One of our clinician scientists explains what it’s like balancing lab work and caring for patients.

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What do palladium metal, Charles Darwin and Salmonella have in common?

Category: Science blog December 22, 2015

We look at three exciting new projects funded through our Pioneer Award scheme.

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The biggest cancer science stories of 2015

Category: Science blog December 22, 2015

We’ve enlisted the help of one of our researchers to pick out the biggest cancer research stories of 2015.

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