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Watch our Google Hangout about testing new treatments in patients (Part 2 of 2)

Category: Science blog August 22, 2016

This entry is part 5 of 5 in the series Google Hangouts

We explore how clinical trials are run, and hear from a patient about what it’s like taking part in a cancer clinical trial.

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“Having cancer made it professional and personal” – Lauren’s story.

Category: Science blog July 20, 2016

Last year Lauren was about to start a year of study abroad in Hong Kong when her mum Julie was diagnosed with breast cancer.

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How imaging could help personalise breast cancer treatment

Category: Science blog July 8, 2016

Advanced imaging technology is helping our scientists understand how key molecules fuel the growth of breast cancer cells.

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#RightNow diary: from heat maps to motorcycle zen

Category: Science blog July 8, 2016

Garry, a radio producer, is travelling the country to meet patients, researchers and survivors to share what’s happening in their lives right now.

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Why reducing cancer risk is more than ‘just a walk in the park’

Category: Science blog May 18, 2016

We explore the science behind some recent headlines claiming that physical activity can reduce the risk of 13 types of cancer.

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Virtual reality and precision diagnosis among shortlist for our Grand Challenge

Category: Science blog April 14, 2016

This entry is part 10 of 10 in the series Grand Challenge

Find out the details of the nine ideas that could answer one of our Grand Challenges in cancer prevention, diagnosis and treatment.

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‘Unprecedented’ breast cancer trial results explained

Category: Science blog March 11, 2016

UK researchers running a clinical trial have presented some exciting preliminary results at a European breast cancer conference

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