Two important cancer genes cooperate to make lung cancers more aggressive in mice, according to new research.
The START trials provided the evidence needed to change practice for women having radiotherapy to treat breast cancer.
Will personalised medicine become the norm of cancer treatment? In this Science Surgery instalment, we asked experts for their thoughts on this question.
Find out the burning questions some of our researchers want to answer as they set up their own research teams for the first time.
This week saw new research on brain tumour and ovarian cancers, while MPs launched an inquiry into e-cigarettes.
We’d like to introduce the latest bunch of scientists that we’ve given funding to head up their own research teams for the first time.
Different types of brain tumours may share similar survival strategies, opening up new treatment research avenues.
Radiotherapy doesn’t have to be given from outside the body. Radioactive implants and drinks stay close to tumours to minimise side effects.
The growing global cost of obesity was in the news this week, along with genetic tests for breast cancer and a rare childhood cancer.
This year’s Nobel Prize in Chemistry was awarded to the developers of cool microscopes. And the tech is boosting cancer research.