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Science Snaps: a sea of cells

Science Blog February 21, 2014

This entry is part 3 of 5 in the series Science Snaps

In the latest edition of Science Snaps we explore the microscopic depths of the intestine and how images are helping research into bowel cancer.

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Research saves lives – just ask Eileen, and many thousands like her

Science Blog December 18, 2013

As we launch our new TV ad, bowel cancer survivor Eileen explains how research saved her life and shares her story.

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‘Drugging the undruggable’ – another step towards blocking Ras

Science Blog November 22, 2013

Following this week’s news that a once ‘undruggable’ cancer-causing molecule could now be blocked, we asked our experts for their thoughts on the research.

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The quest to unravel the side effects of cancer drugs

Science Blog September 5, 2013

An important part of cancer drug treatment is minimising side effects – how are scientists tackling this issue and what does the new research show?

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‘Chocolate detects cancer’ headlines are misleading

Science Blog July 9, 2013

Newspaper headlines making elevated claims about chocolate and cancer misrepresent the research – find out what the scientists really showed.

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Dan Jarvis MP: Why I’m running the Marathon for Cancer Research UK

Science Blog April 15, 2013

Dan Jarvis is the Member of Parliament for Barnsley Central and a Shadow Minister for Culture, Media and Sport. Here he shares his story about why he’s ru...

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New type of bowel cancer discovered – but what does it mean?

Science Blog April 14, 2013

Thanks to advances in research over the years, we know more about cancer than ever before, with new discoveries being made all the time. In some cases this know...

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