A scientist has proposed a theory for how a common childhood cancer occurs, based on genetic faults and infections.
The growing global cost of obesity was in the news this week, along with genetic tests for breast cancer and a rare childhood cancer.
At the start of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, we answer some of the most common questions we get around children’s cancers.
When she was four, Alyssa was diagnosed with cancer. Here, she and her mom Angela tell her story.
A researcher explains an early stage clinical trial testing the potential of a new type of immunotherapy to treat neuroblastoma.
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.
We spoke to four young cancer survivors about the fertility issues they faced after cancer treatment.
A new report confirms that radiation from a nuclear plant wasn’t to blame for a spike in childhood leukaemia in north-west England – so what was?
Category: Science blog October 7, 2016
New research points to a possible way to help personalise treatment for a type of childhood cancer.