A new early stage study sheds some light on how a molecule helps ‘young’ skin cells move, which could tell us more about skin cancer.
Why is the shape of a cancer cell so important for predicting how the disease will behave? Our scientists may have an answer.
There’s more to stopping cancer from spreading than simply cutting out chocolate, despite what the headlines say.
We step behind the microscope to look at research into shape-shifting cancer cells that’s funded by Stand Up To Cancer.
We’ve announced four new awards to speed up research in our Centres, particularly for cancers where survival is still poor.
Category: Science blog April 14, 2016
Find out the details of the nine ideas that could answer one of our Grand Challenges in cancer prevention, diagnosis and treatment.
Category: Science blog January 20, 2016
We home in on the fifth of our Grand Challenges, and ask the experts about what it will take to build a ‘Google Street View’ for cancer.
Category: Science blog November 2, 2015
New US research has unearthed a fresh take on a 126 year old theory, and it could help explain why cancers spread to different tissues.
Category: Science blog October 16, 2015
We explore new research looking at how antioxidants and free radicals might affect the ability of melanoma cells to spread around the body.