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Piecing together the mosaic: how genetic research is revealing new connections

Category: Science blog March 4, 2016

As part of an international collaboration, our researchers have uncovered a link between a rare genetic syndrome and childhood brain tumours.

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New immunotherapy discovery could give treatments the precision they need

Category: Science blog March 3, 2016

Our scientists may have uncovered the ‘guidance system’ needed to make cancer immunotherapy more effective.

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‘I’m so upset that Stop Smoking Services are being closed down’ – Nicky’s story

Category: Science blog March 1, 2016

Nicky, one of our Cancer Campaigns Ambassadors, shares her own personal story about why she is supporting our Big Tobacco Cough Up campaign.

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There’s a real sense of optimism around new ways of tackling lung cancer

Category: Science blog February 29, 2016

From immunotherapy to ‘targeted’ drugs, we report back from a recent conference on lung cancer.

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News digest – pancreatic cancer redefined, chemo tricks to tackle cancer evolution, talcum powder and… carrots?

Category: Science blog February 27, 2016

Pancreatic cancer actually four diseases, using chemo to control tumours, talcum powder questions and can carrots cut the risk of breast cancer?

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Opening a window of opportunity for head and neck cancer

Category: Science blog February 24, 2016

We take a look at our latest immunotherapy clinical trial, testing a new drug for people with head and neck cancers.

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