Category: Science blog July 24, 2015
We look at the hot topics that were discussed at last month’s National Cancer Intelligence Network (NCIN) ‘Cancer Outcomes’ conference in Belfast.
Category: Science blog July 19, 2015
Alongside my role as Cancer Research UK’s chief executive, I am honoured to have spent the last 6 months chairing the Independent Cancer Taskforce, and we hav...
Category: Science blog June 23, 2015
A practising GP shares his thoughts on the new National Institute of Health and Care Excellence (NICE) guidelines for suspected cancer, published today.
Category: Science blog June 19, 2015
Despite the benefits, the proportion of people who take up bowel cancer screening is disappointingly low. We look at why, and how we can fix it.
Category: Science blog June 1, 2015
In light of a preliminary ‘no’ from NICE over olaparib for ovarian cancer, we hear from one of our experts whose work led to the drug’s development
Category: Science blog May 28, 2015
An in-depth discussion of a new study, which looked whether the role GPs play in diagnosing cancers early is linked to international differences in survival
Category: Science blog May 20, 2015
Today’s new cancer waiting time data are the worst since records began, and paint a gloomy picture of deteriorating cancer services. We take a closer look.