Cancer Research UK on Google+ Cancer Research UK on Facebook Cancer Research UK on Twitter
Skip to main content
Donate

Let's beat cancer sooner

From Branch to Bedside – standing up to inherited bowel cancer

Category: Science blog March 24, 2015

We take a look at a Stand Up To Cancer-funded bowel cancer clinical trial testing the potential to prevent the disease in people with Lynch Syndrome.

Read More

The youngest cancer researcher? – Oscar’s story

Category: Science blog March 23, 2015

Oscar Sawyer is on his way to become a promising young researcher after suggesting a clever idea to tackle cancer.

Read More

Dioxins and cancer – another piece of the chemical puzzle

Category: Science blog March 17, 2015

We look at new research showing no link between dietary dioxins and breast cancer – but how does this fit into the wider debate on chemicals and cancer?

Read More

Unpicking the genetic ‘patchwork’ in ovarian cancer

Category: Science blog March 12, 2015

Our researchers are investigating the genetic ‘patchwork’ underlying ovarian tumours, which will lead to more effective treatments in the future.

Read More

From speed-dating to success – the first year of our Women of Influence initiative

Category: Science blog March 8, 2015

To mark this year’s International Women’s Day, we caught up with two people taking part in our Women of Influence initiative to see how they’re getting on.

Read More

The cheek of it – how you could help beat blood cancer

Category: Science blog March 5, 2015

Find out about blood stem cell donation, how you could get involved and even help save someone’s life

Read More

Hide and seek: tracing prostate cancer’s origins

Category: Science blog March 4, 2015

We explore new research from our scientists showing that seemingly ‘normal’ prostate cells may carry important genetic faults commonly found in tumours.

Read More