Category: Science blog February 14, 2017
For the first time, scientists have used the gene-editing tool CRISPR to tweak the DNA of specialised brain stem cells, which could help us understand certain b...
Category: Science blog February 10, 2017
We’re announcing the first winners of our most ambitious science funding awarding ever: The Grand Challenge
Category: Science blog January 19, 2017
Meet our new leaders, who are spearheading research to tackle some of the biggest questions we need to answer to help more people survive cancer.
Category: Science blog November 15, 2016
Cancer Research UK scientists are finding ways to target the cell’s ‘master controller’, which could have important implications for cancer treatment.
Category: Science blog November 4, 2016
Professor Richard Gilbertson's journey into research began in medical school. Find out what motivated him to become a world-leading expert in children's brain t...
Category: Science blog October 27, 2016
Our scientists have made it possible to see the unexpected relationship between immune cells and brain tumour cells.
Category: Science blog October 6, 2016
Find out how our new up and coming researchers plan to tackle some of the big scientific questions in cancer.
Category: Science blog October 3, 2016
We take a look at how the work of 2016 Nobel Prize winner, Professor Yoshinori Ohsumi, relates to cancer.
Category: Science blog August 25, 2016
New research has uncovered a possible explanation for why some cancers are more common than others, we explore the details.
Category: Science blog July 25, 2016
When she was 4 years old, Zofeya was diagnosed with medulloblastoma, a type of brain tumour. Here, Noemi, Zofeya’s mom, shares her daughter’s story