Here are our highlights from day 3 of the NCRI Cancer Conference, including personalised treatment for prostate cancer, and new surgery tech.
On Ada Lovelace Day 2016, we speak to Dr Bissan Al-Lazikani about how she is using computers to help personalise cancer treatment.
Last month’s 2016 MAP conference showcased progress so far on personalised cancer treatment, and discussed future challenges.
Our scientists have developed a new, more accurate way to test hundreds of cancer drugs at the same time.
Category: Science blog July 21, 2016
Our scientists have revealed how a targeted skin cancer drug works, which could help tackle drug resistance.
Brain tumours are one of the biggest challenges in cancer research, but we have a plan to tackle them.
Category: Science blog July 11, 2016
We investigate organoids, the latest way that scientists are growing cancer cells in the lab to help test hundreds of cancer drugs.
Advanced imaging technology is helping our scientists understand how key molecules fuel the growth of breast cancer cells.
Category: Science blog June 21, 2016
Discussing how the idea for a new drug can come from many different avenues.
Category: Science blog June 15, 2016
From immunotherapy to targeted cancer treatment, here’s our round up of the big news from the annual ASCO conference.