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Can cutting out chocolate really hold cancer at bay?

Category: Science blog December 8, 2016 5 comments

There’s more to stopping cancer from spreading than simply cutting out chocolate, despite what the headlines say.

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Talking about mouth cancer is important

Category: Science blog November 25, 2016 10 comments

We spoke to Charlie, a mouth cancer survivor, about the importance of spotting the disease early.

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Opening a window of opportunity for head and neck cancer

Category: Science blog February 24, 2016 2 comments

We take a look at our latest immunotherapy clinical trial, testing a new drug for people with head and neck cancers.

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Mouth cancer: dentists and GPs should be able to refer patients straight for tests

Category: Science blog November 27, 2015 1 comment

Professor Richard Shaw, a mouth cancer specialist who helped create our new Oral Cancer Toolkit, explains why it differs from the NICE referral guidelines

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Mouth cancer rates are increasing, but why?

Category: Science blog November 13, 2015 Comments are closed

We explore the reasons behind the nation’s rising rates of mouth cancer.

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‘Having cancer makes my work even more meaningful’ – Emma’s story

Category: Science blog August 14, 2015 57 comments

Emma Shanks shares her story of being diagnosed with oral cancer, not once but four times in succession.

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From snapshot to family tree – writing the evolutionary rule book of cancer

Category: Science blog April 15, 2015 1 comment

Our scientists are piecing together cancer’s family tree, uncovering clues that could help develop better treatments in the future.

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The HOPON clinical trial: a patient’s view

Category: Science blog January 9, 2015 1 comment

In the final post in our series about the HOPON clinical trial, we hear from a patient who recently took part in the research, Gerard Dean.

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The HOPON clinical trial: the research nurses’ role

Category: Science blog January 8, 2015 Comments are closed

In the second installment of our series on the HOPON clinical trial we hear from the research nurses who help to run the trial in Liverpool.

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The HOPON clinical trial: the doctor’s perspective

Category: Science blog January 7, 2015 1 comment

In the first of a three-part series we hear from a doctor whose clinical trial was funded by Stand Up To Cancer in 2012.

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