Category: Science Blog June 2, 2014
In the light of continued media attention, we explain the science behind two exciting new types of immunotherapy drug, called PD-1 and PD-L1 blockers.
Category: Science Blog April 9, 2014
Concluding our story on Epstein-Barr virus and cancer, we explore the ongoing research into the virus and how this could lead to treatments in the future.
Category: Science Blog February 20, 2014
Today’s headlines about a ‘pill that could stop cancer spreading’ are premature. But the research is interesting.
Category: Science Blog June 25, 2013
Experimental cancer treatments often hit the headlines, we’ve taken a look at the science behind a story involving cancer, HIV and the immune system.
Category: Science Blog June 6, 2012
While the UK enjoyed the rather wet Jubilee celebrations this weekend, thousands of cancer experts gathered in Chicago for the world’s largest annual cancer c...
Category: Science Blog April 10, 2012
Over the weekend you may have seen headlines announcing that a “‘Universal’ cancer vaccine” or “wonder jab” has been developed by Israeli researcher...