Category: Science blog March 24, 2017
New research predicts that 2 in 3 cancers are ‘due to bad luck’, we look at why the story is a bit more complicated than that.
Category: Science blog March 18, 2017
Dogs that can sniff out cancer, leukaemia in bats, more treatment options for women with breast cancer, an ‘unacceptable’ NICE plan and… eggs?
Category: Science blog March 4, 2017
Nose swabs, ups and downs for engineered immune cells, ‘grab and go’ food and can the ‘stickiness’ of cancer cells predict if they’ll spread?
Category: Science blog March 3, 2017
We look at new research measuring how much pollution we’re exposed to on our commutes, particularly in London.
Category: Science blog February 25, 2017
The week started with headlines in the Daily Mail, the Sun, the Times and the Telegraph following claims by scientist at ...
Category: Science blog February 20, 2017
Headlines today suggested that putting patients into hibernation could be used as a way to treat cancer. Is there any scie...
Category: Science blog February 13, 2017
In part 3 of our World Cancer Day series, we take a look at how liver cancer affects different regions across the world.
Category: Science blog February 11, 2017
Grand Challenge winners announced; a ‘cancer breathalyser’; e-cigarette safety; climbing children’s cancer survival ...
Category: Science blog February 4, 2017
For this year’s World Cancer Day we’re looking at how the rates of 4 types of cancer vary around the world, and why.
Category: Science blog January 28, 2017
Overly browned food and cancer, “breakthrough” results for pancreatic cancer, artificial intelligence and… could too...