Category: Science blog February 16, 2015
New research has revealed the differences between attitudes to cancer screening and whether people take part – one of the scientists behind the study explores.
Category: Science blog September 16, 2014
In the latest instalment of our cancer and infections series, we explore the history behind the cancer-causing human papillomavirus.
Category: Science blog June 9, 2014
To mark cervical screening awareness week we explore the evidence on how the programme could be improved to prevent more cases of cervical cancer in the future.
Category: Science blog September 2, 2013
In tribute to Anne Szarewski we look at her career and the huge contribution she made to our understanding of the links between HPV and cancer.
Category: Science blog February 6, 2013
What do an astronaut, a former First Lady and a CSI: Miami actress have in common? They were all speakers at Monday’s Gl...
Category: Science blog July 31, 2012
Cancer Research UK-funded screening expert, Professor Peter Sasieni, gives us his thoughts on an important development in ...
Category: Science blog June 16, 2012
There’s a crop of stories about bowel cancer in the news this week, a couple of which have come from the National Cancer...
Category: Science blog March 6, 2012
If cancer is diagnosed early, it’s nearly always easier to treat successfully. But too many cancers are still diagnosed ...
Category: Science blog January 23, 2012
It’s mid-January, and while many resolutions will still be going strong, some may have already fallen by the wayside. Bu...
Category: Science blog November 26, 2011
There’s been another glut of fascinating stories this week, most of which focused on aspects of the NHS. Here’s our di...