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The perfect match: making breast cancer treatment more personal

Category: Science blog October 21, 2016

In the fourth of our series of posts for Stand Up To Cancer, we focus on a clinical trial that's finding faulty genes to i...

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A new era for pancreatic cancer: The Dream Team

Category: Science blog October 17, 2016

We catch up with Professor Gerard Evan, a cancer genetics expert in Cambridge, to hear about his Stand Up To Cancer-funded...

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Improving treatments for childhood nerve cancer means understanding its complexity

Category: Science blog October 7, 2016

New research points to a possible way to help personalise treatment for a type of childhood cancer.

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The trans-Atlantic quest to find a winning combination of cancer drugs

Category: Science blog September 30, 2016

An exciting new partnership will see a combination of drugs tested in mesothelioma, lung and pancreatic cancers for the fi...

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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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Why cancer is (still) more than just ‘bad luck’

Category: Science blog August 25, 2016

New research has uncovered a possible explanation for why some cancers are more common than others, we explore the details...

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All women with ovarian cancer should be offered genetic testing – so why aren’t they?

Category: Science blog August 17, 2016

Recent research has reinforced the need for all women with ovarian cancer to receive genetic testing, but they aren't. We ...

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