Category: Science blog April 25, 2016
We explore how we got to where we are today with DNA sequencing and the science behind it.
Category: Science blog March 15, 2016
We explore the latest research from our scientists in Manchester that’s tracking how melanomas respond to treatment by analysing patient blood samples.
Category: Science blog March 14, 2016
A new study from our scientists has found that treating melanoma cells with an HIV drug could make them more sensitive to a ‘targeted’ cancer drug.
Category: Science blog March 4, 2016
As part of an international collaboration, our researchers have uncovered a link between a rare genetic syndrome and childhood brain tumours.
Category: Science blog February 29, 2016
From immunotherapy to ‘targeted’ drugs, we report back from a recent conference on lung cancer.
Category: Science blog February 1, 2016
We explore a new revolutionary gene editing technology called CRISPR that’s taking labs by storm as scientists look to understand the genetics behind cancer.
Category: Science blog January 25, 2016
The sixth of our Grand Challenge topics is posing the question: can we target the cancer ‘super-controller’ MYC?