We’d like to introduce the latest bunch of scientists that we’ve given funding to head up their own research teams for the first time.
Different types of brain tumours may share similar survival strategies, opening up new treatment research avenues.
Radiotherapy doesn’t have to be given from outside the body. Radioactive implants and drinks stay close to tumours to minimise side effects.
The growing global cost of obesity was in the news this week, along with genetic tests for breast cancer and a rare childhood cancer.
This year’s Nobel Prize in Chemistry was awarded to the developers of cool microscopes. And the tech is boosting cancer research.
The results of a breast cancer trial we helped fund allowed surgeons to move away from ‘radical’ mastectomies towards kinder, less invasive surgeries.
Drawing similarities between how the immune system reacts to lung cancer and HIV could uncover potential new drug targets.
A greater understanding of the biology of mesothelioma has led to new clinical trials testing immunotherapies and targeted drugs against the disease.
In this week’s cancer news there’s Brexit plans, viruses being used as treatments, and disagreements over screening for prostate cancer.