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Our milestones: A recipe for success – the birth of combination chemotherapy

Category: Science blog March 24, 2015

This entry is part 21 of 22 in the series Our milestones

In the latest Our Milestones series post, we look at the role we played in the advent of a 1970s cancer treatment revolution: combination chemotherapy.

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The youngest cancer researcher? – Oscar’s story

Category: Science blog March 23, 2015

Oscar Sawyer is on his way to become a promising young researcher after suggesting a clever idea to tackle cancer.

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News digest – Google draws some pictures, misleading smartwatch claims, obesity and more

Category: Science blog March 21, 2015

Google files a patent for a theoretical cancer cell-killing wristband, a misleading article on smartwatches, plus obesity and cancer risk in women.

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The challenges of diagnosing cancers earlier: a GP’s perspective

Category: Science blog March 20, 2015

A GP shares his thoughts on the challenges and opportunities of diagnosing cancer earlier.

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The importance of diagnosing cancers earlier – the patients’ perspective

Category: Science blog March 19, 2015

We speak to four cancer patients about their experience of being diagnosed, and why diagnosing more cancers earlier is an important priority.

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Science Snaps: the art and science of cancer, the universe and everything

Category: Science blog March 18, 2015

This entry is part 10 of 11 in the series Science Snaps

A new exhibition at the Cambridge Science Festival showcases artworks inspired by the work of Cancer Research UK scientists

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13 things that shaped our campaign for standardised cigarette packaging

Category: Science blog March 17, 2015

After last week’s success, we look back on the ups and downs of our campaign to see plain, standardised packaging for tobacco introduced in the UK.

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