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News digest – Government science funding, exercise and prostate cancer, drug approval and more

Category: Science Blog December 20, 2014

Government science funding announcement, exercise and prostate cancer, plus a handful of stories about drug approval – here’s the week’s cancer news.

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News digest – the Autumn Statement and cancer, surgery in older people, broccoli and more

Category: Science Blog December 6, 2014

The Chancellor’s Autumn Statement and what it means for cancer, new report on surgery in older patients, and is there such a thing as a ‘broccoli pill’?

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News digest – obesity and diets, the immune system, stats galore and more

Category: Science Blog November 29, 2014

It’s been a big week for research on immunotherapy. Find out why, and what else has happened in the world of cancer research this week.

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News digest – treatment targets missed, prostate cancer and obesity, liquid hand soap and more

Category: Science Blog November 22, 2014

Cancer treatment target missed again, evidence links obesity and aggressive prostate cancer, plus could liquid hand gel be harming your health?

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News digest – DNA ‘blind spots’, monster chromosomes, the Cancer Drugs Fund and more

Category: Science Blog November 15, 2014

Unravelling cancer’s genetic ‘blind spots’, what’s a ‘monster chromosome’? Plus the latest announcements on the controversial Cancer Drugs Fund.

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News digest – cancer conferences, military metaphors, off-patent drugs and more

Category: Science Blog November 8, 2014

Here’s our round-up of the week’s developments in cancer research, as covered by the media.

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