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Bowel bacteria, drugs targeting cancers’ metabolic weaknesses and DNA ‘signatures’ – the brightest new ideas in cancer research

Category: Science blog August 26, 2016

What do you get when you combine scientists, a ‘Dragon’s Den’-style pitch, and £200,000 to fund cancer research?

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More pieces of the jigsaw fall into place at the 2016 AACR Conference

Category: Science blog May 6, 2016

We look back on the key topics and trends discussed at the American Association of Cancer Research's recent Annual Meeting...

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Microbubbles, a cancer cell shape sorter, and artificial intelligence – our latest innovative science projects

Category: Science blog April 4, 2016

We take a look at five exciting projects that have just been funded by our Pioneer Award.

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‘This switches the lights on’ – how discovering the shape of three proteins could lead to new cancer drugs

Category: Science blog August 8, 2015

An important new study has revealed the shape of three key proteins, and the results could help scientists working on new ...

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‘Chocolate detects cancer’ headlines are misleading

Category: Science blog July 9, 2013

Newspaper headlines making elevated claims about chocolate and cancer misrepresent the research - find out what the scient...

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