Category: Science blog March 12, 2018
In this Science Surgery post we explore the work being done to use existing treatments in other types of cancer.
Category: Science blog December 20, 2017
Patients are at the heart of what we do, so we asked a pancreatic cancer survivor to pick the 2017 cancer research highlights that matter to him.
Category: Science blog November 24, 2017
The START trials provided the evidence needed to change practice for women having radiotherapy to treat breast cancer.
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 28, 2017
This week saw new research on brain tumour and ovarian cancers, while MPs launched an inquiry into e-cigarettes.
Category: Science blog October 2, 2017
The results of a breast cancer trial we helped fund allowed surgeons to move away from ‘radical’ mastectomies towards kinder, less invasive surgeries.
Category: Science blog September 26, 2017
In 2012, Tommy Brennan was diagnosed with bladder cancer. Here, he shares his story and his experience of joining a Cancer Research UK-funded clinical trial.
Category: Science blog August 21, 2017
Researchers believe that focused high doses of radiotherapy could one day replace surgery for small cancers in certain organs.
Category: Science blog July 31, 2017
Part three of our new blog series on radiotherapy explores a type of radiotherapy treatment called IMRT. We cover what it is, how it’s already improved the li...
Category: Science blog July 24, 2017
Read Alfred’s story of joining the STAMPEDE clinical trial. His is one of the many stories featured in our 2016/17 Annual Review.