Category: Science blog September 23, 2017
In this week’s news a drug was approved for some lung cancer patients in England, and vaping could be a big piece of the quitting smoking puzzle.
Category: Science blog September 19, 2017
Professor Jack Cuzick has received our Lifetime Achievement Award for his work on cancer prevention and detection.
Category: Science blog September 9, 2017
In this week’s cancer news there’s Brexit plans, viruses being used as treatments, and disagreements over screening for prostate cancer.
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.