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News digest – melanoma ‘breadcrumb trail, blood cell treatment, fashion and more

Category: Science Blog October 18, 2014

A melanoma ‘breadcrumb’ trail helps the disease spread, promising experimental blood cell treatment, plus what happens when science and fashion combine?

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News digest – lung cancer evolution, Nobel Prizes, green tea and more

Category: Science Blog October 11, 2014

New research showing lung cancer may lie dormant for 20 years, this year’s crop of Nobel Prizes, and can green tea fight cancer?

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News digest – imaging boost for neuroblastoma, Stoptober, mantis shrimps and more

Category: Science Blog October 4, 2014

Testing a more accurate imaging technique for neuroblastoma, 11 million work days lost to smoking, plus mantis shrimp eye technology and more.

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News digest – skirt size, early diagnosis, smoking graphics and more

Category: Science Blog September 27, 2014

Can changes in skirt size predict breast cancer risk? Can raised blood calcium detect cancer early? Probably not! Find out why in our weekly news digest.

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News digest – prostate cancer drug resistance, the ‘Angelina Jolie effect’, chokeberries and more

Category: Science Blog September 20, 2014

New research on prostate cancer drug resistance, the impact of the ‘Angelina Jolie effect’, and can chokeberries boost chemotherapy for pancreatic cancer?

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News digest – NHS cancer services struggling, 3D-printed tumour, burnt toast and more

Category: Science Blog September 13, 2014

Concerns over struggling NHS cancer services, a man 3D prints versions of his own tumour, plus does burnt toast cause cancer?

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News digest – childhood cancer death rate drop, e-cigarettes, electric power lines and more

Category: Science Blog September 6, 2014

A fall in childhood cancer death rates, discussions around e-cigarettes rumble on, plus do electric power lines cause cancer?

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