Category: Science Blog October 24, 2014
Olaparib is the first PARP inhibitor to move closer to licensing in Europe. What is it, how does it work, and when will it be available in the UK?
Category: Science Blog October 22, 2014
Our scientists have shown for the first time how lymph nodes swell during infection, producing some striking images along the way.
Category: Science Blog October 21, 2014
Our latest funding scheme focuses on the emerging field of biotherapeutics – smarter cancer treatments based on cells and biological molecules.
Category: Science Blog October 14, 2014
Our scientists have found that melanoma cells follow the ‘trail’ of a naturally-occurring molecule in the body, encouraging them to spread.
Category: Science Blog October 9, 2014
Two new studies reveal the processes in our cells that cause lung cancers develop – a process that can take more than twenty years.
Category: Science Blog October 6, 2014
In 2001, our researchers Tim Hunt and Paul Nurse won a share of the Nobel prize for physiology or medicine. We look back at their achievements.
Category: Science Blog October 3, 2014
To mark the launch of our latest Citizen Science game, Reverse The Odds, we caught up with one the researchers that you’ll be helping by playing the game.