Two over-the-counter, widely available drugs could help cut cases of oesophageal cancer in people at higher risk of the disease.
A scientist has proposed a theory for how a common childhood cancer occurs, based on genetic faults and infections.
By studying small differences in our DNA, called SNPs, our scientists are showing how these could be used to help prevent cancer in the future.
Questions are being asked of the tests used to diagnose prostate cancer, and how they can be improved. We cover the latest research, including specialist MRI.
In the immediate aftermath, estimating the numbers affected by a breast screening error might do more harm than good.
Headlines today have linked mobile use to brain tumours, but the claims don’t match the study they’re covering.
Brain tumour researchers face many challenges that are holding up progress. Find out how we’re bringing scientists together to overcome them.
With new cancer detection technology on the horizon, ranging from blood tests to wristbands, understanding overdiagnosis is a huge challenge.