Category: Science blog July 1, 2017
Frozen needles, a smokefree UK, microbubbles and how scientists in the US are trying to break cancer cells’ ‘legs’. Here’s our weekly news report.
Category: Science blog June 19, 2017
Targeted treatment up front improves survival for advanced prostate cancer, and we predict a change in thinking for precision cancer medicine.
Category: Science blog May 25, 2017
A new report on breast cancer risk has made the headlines – but what does the evidence say?
Category: Science blog May 24, 2017
This entry is part 15 of 16 in the series Grand ChallengeEvery year, around 6,300 women in the UK are told they have a con...
Category: Science blog May 5, 2017
Our research has led to new clinical trials testing a combination of hormone therapies in women with early, double-positiv...
Category: Science blog May 2, 2017
Step inside a virtual world where our Grand Challenge scientists are hoping to redefine the way we look at cancer.
Category: Science blog April 14, 2017
Our rapid turn-around funding scheme aims to fund high-risk research that we wouldn’t normally fund.
Category: Science blog April 6, 2017
Despite today’s headlines, there’s no good evidence linking air pollution with breast cancer.
Category: Science blog March 7, 2017
Combining new ways to measure molecules could lead to the most accurate picture of tumours ever created. We explore the sc...
Category: Science blog February 14, 2017
Our new report looks at what GPs know about offering tamoxifen and aspirin to lower the risk of, or prevent, certain cance...