Science Blog February 10, 2014 Emma Smith
GPs don’t have an easy task spotting cancer. Read about our work to support them and the public in spotting the potential signs of cancer earlier.
Science Blog April 5, 2013 Emlyn Samuel
As of Monday (1st April) the Government’s reform of the NHS became a reality, with the Health and Social Care Act coming into force. We’ve blogged a number ...
Science Blog March 27, 2013 Kat Arney
A thousand scientists from one hundred international research groups working over four years. Thirteen papers spread across five journals. DNA analysis of two h...
Science Blog March 21, 2013 Dan Hughes-Morgan
Back in December we wrote about Jeremy Hunt’s announcement that six centres in England would start using Bowel Scope Screening (BSS, also known as flexi-scope...
Science Blog November 6, 2012 Henry Scowcroft
It’s been another packed day at the NCRI conference, full of interesting discussion and debate (as were yesterday’s and Sunday’s sessions). But before we ...
Science Blog October 30, 2012 Henry Scowcroft
Breast screening is back in the news. At the request of the Government and Cancer Research UK, an independent expert panel has scrutinised all the available evi...
Science Blog September 21, 2012 Oliver Childs
A new report published today - and widely covered in the media – raises difficult questions about how cancers are diagnosed in elderly people in England....