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The perfect match: making breast cancer treatment more personal

Category: Science blog October 21, 2016

In the fourth of our series of posts for Stand Up To Cancer, we focus on a clinical trial that's finding faulty genes to i...

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Science Snaps: leukaemia cells are born to run

Category: Science blog October 20, 2016

For this edition of Science Snaps we peer inside some bones, investigating how leukaemia cells get around and dodge treatm...

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Science Snaps: how knowing the shape of cancer cells could improve treatments

Category: Science blog October 19, 2016

This entry is part 16 of 17 in the series Science Snaps

We step behind the microscope to look at research into shape-shifting cancer cells that’s funded by Stand Up To Cancer.

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How a little known organ could protect people who’ve had stem cell transplants

Category: Science blog October 18, 2016

Our Stand Up To Cancer-funded researchers in Birmingham are turning their immune cell knowledge into ways to tackle infect...

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A new era for pancreatic cancer: The Dream Team

Category: Science blog October 17, 2016

We catch up with Professor Gerard Evan, a cancer genetics expert in Cambridge, to hear about his Stand Up To Cancer-funded...

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Why has science seemingly changed its mind on night shifts and breast cancer?

Category: Science blog October 14, 2016

New research has a possible answer to a long-standing question over whether working night shifts increases the risk of bre...

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Improving treatments for childhood nerve cancer means understanding its complexity

Category: Science blog October 7, 2016

New research points to a possible way to help personalise treatment for a type of childhood cancer.

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