Category: Science blog February 24, 2015
A Lethal Weapon against cancer? Researchers are using ‘synthetic lethality’ to develop new treatments based on targeting DNA repair processes.
Category: Science blog February 23, 2015
From the Oscars to code-breaking science – we look at how our researchers are helping school children crack cancer’s DNA secrets using computers.
Category: Science blog February 21, 2015
Treatment target times missed, sci-fi sounding research on DNA ‘wormholes’ and a thorough debunking of ‘miracle foods’ (plus an article that ignored thi...
Category: Science blog February 20, 2015
We look at an announcement by the Scottish Government to improve the way they carry out bowel screening
Category: Science blog February 16, 2015
New research has revealed the differences between attitudes to cancer screening and whether people take part – one of the scientists behind the study explores.
Category: Science blog February 14, 2015
HRT and ovarian cancer risk, what people say and do when it comes to screening and is there really a ‘breath-sniffing’ smartphone app to diagnose cancer?
Category: Science blog February 12, 2015
We look over some recent research – and the subsequent media headlines – around e-cigarettes.