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Virtual reality and precision diagnosis among shortlist for our Grand Challenge

Category: Science blog April 14, 2016

Find out the details of the nine ideas that could answer one of our Grand Challenges in cancer prevention, diagnosis and t...

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Grand Challenge seven: kill cancer cells using new ‘smart drugs’

Category: Science blog February 2, 2016

We explore our seventh Grand Challenge, attempting to pull off the ultimate cell heist and use new 'smart drugs' to select...

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Grand Challenge six: target cancer’s ‘super-controller’

Category: Science blog January 25, 2016

This entry is part 8 of 10 in the series Grand Challenge

The sixth of our Grand Challenge topics is posing the question: can we target the cancer ‘super-controller’ MYC?

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Grand Challenge five: build a ‘Google Street View’ for cancer

Category: Science blog January 20, 2016

We home in on the fifth of our Grand Challenges, and ask the experts about what it will take to build a 'Google Street Vie...

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Grand Challenge four: how do you tell the lethal cancers from the non-lethal ones?

Category: Science blog January 15, 2016

We look at the fourth of our Grand Challenges and ask the experts how we can find ways to tell the difference between leth...

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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 5 of 10 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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Grand Challenge two: wipe out cancers caused by the Epstein-Barr Virus

Category: Science blog December 10, 2015

We explore the second of our Grand Challenges and ask the experts if we can wipe out cancers caused by the Epstein-Barr Vi...

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