NHS chief, Simon Stevens, has made a string of announcements that he says will help the NHS in England diagnose cancers earlier and improve cancer services.
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A week away from the general election, we’ve put some of the manifestos under the microscope to see what they mean for cancer, research and patients.
An experimental blood test could offer a way to detect early signs that patients’ lung cancers will return after treatment.
We look at the possible reasons behind the recent rise in kidney cancer rates.
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A one-off screening test can cut bowel cancer risk for at least 17 years.
We’re announcing the first winners of our most ambitious science funding awarding ever: The Grand Challenge
We’ve developed an app that could help doctors analyse lung scans and care for patients who may be diagnosed with lung cancer.
Category: Science blog November 28, 2016
A series of projects are testing a new way to potentially diagnose some cancers earlier, we take a look at how the approach might work.