Category: Science Blog July 1, 2014
Do you know how strong the sun is in your area today? Our new online app can help you find out.
Category: Science Blog June 25, 2014
With an image hot off the microscope, we look at how shape-shifting melanoma cells deploy different groups of enzymes to help them spread.
Category: Science Blog November 22, 2013
Following the news that Hugh Jackman has received treatment for skin cancer, our head information nurse provides the facts behind the headlines.
Category: Science Blog March 7, 2013
Rob Hall is an Environmental Health Officer for Bury Council in Greater Manchester, with more than 10 years’ experience. The Sunbeds (Regulation) Act 2010 –...
Category: Science Blog August 22, 2012
We all need a bit of sunshine in our lives – something that’s often lacking in the Great British Summer. But while UV light (radiation) from the sun helps o...
Category: Science Blog August 3, 2012
Biology has its share of contentious issues, and the existence of cancer ‘stem cells’ – treatment-resistant cells at the heart of a tumour – is certain...