Category: Science blog July 29, 2017
Too many women receiving their smear test results late, dogs on prescription, study produces map of cancer genes, and… what’s this about salmon sperm sunscr...
Category: Science blog June 12, 2017
For Cervical Screening Awareness Week we answer some commonly asked questions around who the procedure is for, and what it involves.
Category: Science blog February 22, 2017
A one-off screening test can cut bowel cancer risk for at least 17 years.
Category: Science blog February 10, 2017
We’re announcing the first winners of our most ambitious science funding awarding ever: The Grand Challenge
Category: Science blog January 18, 2017
In a world first, we’ve just broadcast a colonoscopy live on TV with Channel 4 to demystify and take the fear out of this procedure.
Category: Science blog September 14, 2016
We look over exciting early-stage research looking to detect cancer, or changes that may lead to cancer, early.
Category: Science blog May 18, 2016
We look at how Talk Cancer, a Cancer Research UK training programme to help people feel confident talking to people about cancer is making an impact.
Category: Science blog April 14, 2016
Find out the details of the nine ideas that could answer one of our Grand Challenges in cancer prevention, diagnosis and treatment.
Category: Science blog April 13, 2016
We unpick some futuristic ideas and see where the research and technology is at today – and how far away we are from turning science fiction into fact.
Category: Science blog April 5, 2016
For bowel cancer awareness month we look at the different ways you can reduce your risk of the disease.