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The Enemy Within – 50 years of fighting cancer

Category: Science blog December 25, 2014

We look back on the last 50 years of cancer research, where we were, what we’ve achieved and what’s still left to do.

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The shape of all things – the year of crystallography

Category: Science blog December 23, 2014

This entry is part 20 of 20 in the series Our milestones

To mark the year of crystallography, we focus on an important scientific duo who used this powerful tool to help develop cancer drugs.

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UK Government missing the target over new cancer drug tests

Category: Science blog December 1, 2014

The Government must keep its promise over high-quality gene tests for cancer patients

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Getting cancer’s story straight

Category: Science blog November 16, 2014

In this guest post from one of our researchers we dig a bit deeper into cancer’s genetic story and tackle the mystery of some missing pages.

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Coming ever closer – first PARP inhibitor on track to be licensed in Europe

Category: Science blog October 24, 2014

Olaparib is the first PARP inhibitor to move closer to licensing in Europe. What is it, how does it work, and when will it be available in the UK?

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Lung cancer evolution – a journey through space and time

Category: Science blog October 9, 2014

Two new studies reveal the processes in our cells that cause lung cancers develop – a process that can take more than twenty years.

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Andrew Biankin: We need a “We can do this!” attitude to pancreatic cancer

Category: Science blog September 10, 2014

We speak to our pancreatic cancer expert Professor Andrew Biankin about how he’s trying to change the picture for people with the disease.

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