The damage caused to specialised stem cells’ DNA could help explain why drinking increases the risk of cancer.
Two important cancer genes cooperate to make lung cancers more aggressive in mice, according to new research.
Category: Science blog October 31, 2017
Find out the burning questions some of our researchers want to answer as they set up their own research teams for the first time.
Category: Science blog October 27, 2017
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.
Category: Science blog October 25, 2017
Different types of brain tumours may share similar survival strategies, opening up new treatment research avenues.
Category: Science blog October 5, 2017
This year’s Nobel Prize in Chemistry was awarded to the developers of cool microscopes. And the tech is boosting cancer research.
Category: Science blog September 29, 2017
Drawing similarities between how the immune system reacts to lung cancer and HIV could uncover potential new drug targets.
Category: Science blog September 26, 2017
A greater understanding of the biology of mesothelioma has led to new clinical trials testing immunotherapies and targeted drugs against the disease.
Researchers believe that focused high doses of radiotherapy could one day replace surgery for small cancers in certain organs.