Researchers believe that focused high doses of radiotherapy could one day replace surgery for small cancers in certain organs.
We go back to the 1950s to find out how one of our scientists helped transform the outlook for women with a rare cancer called choriocarcinoma.
NHS behind on waiting times, childhood obesity, golden drugs showing promise, and… at-home genetic tests? Here’s our weekly news digest.
In part 4 of our radiotherapy series we look at MRI-guided radiotherapy, and how it could help improve accuracy and reduce side effects.
When she was four, Alyssa was diagnosed with cancer. Here, she and her mom Angela tell her story.
Read Alfred’s story of joining the STAMPEDE clinical trial. His is one of the many stories featured in our 2016/17 Annual Review.
Category: Science blog July 10, 2017
Find out how an unexpected discovery by our scientists almost 2 decades ago is helping improve cancer diagnosis today.
Frozen needles, a smokefree UK, microbubbles and how scientists in the US are trying to break cancer cells’ ‘legs’. Here’s our weekly news report.
New research by our scientists may have identified a new way to predict which patients might benefit from certain immunotherapies, and those who likely won’t.