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Proton beam therapy: where are we now?

Category: Science blog July 16, 2015

We look at the competing programmes – public and private – that aim to bring a new form of radiotherapy, called proton beam therapy, to the UK

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Improving the gold standard for brain tumours

Category: Science blog January 16, 2015

We explore new research from our scientists testing a modified version of a brain cancer drug that could help overcome resistance to treatment.

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NCRI 2014 conference summary – day 3

Category: Science blog November 5, 2014

Here’s our round up from day three of the NCRI cancer conference in Liverpool.

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Back in the news – mobile phones and cancer

Category: Science blog May 14, 2014

In the light of new research, we look again at the evidence on mobile phone use and brain tumours.

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Resurrecting stalled cancer drugs

Category: Science blog April 30, 2014

What happens when the development of a potential new drug stalls? Read how our Clinical Development Partnership scheme is giving some drugs a second chance.

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Our new strategy – “a big step towards putting us all out of jobs”

Category: Science blog April 29, 2014

As we launch our new strategy, we catch up with chief scientist, Professor Nic Jones, and get his take on our plans for the future.

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When muscle turns to bone – clues for treating deadly childhood brain tumours

Category: Science blog April 7, 2014

What links a rare form of childhood brain tumour and an even rarer disease that turns muscle into bone? Our researchers have just discovered the answer.

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