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Pancreatic cancer and diabetes – a cellular case of chicken and egg

Category: Science blog November 29, 2016 0 comments

Diabetes and pancreatic cancer are linked, but how?

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10 things you might not know about alcohol and cancer

Category: Science blog November 14, 2016 49 comments

For alcohol awareness week we’re tackling some of the most frequently asked questions about alcohol and cancer.

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NCRI Cancer Conference 2016: Day 2 – blood tests, virus treatments, preventing cancer and more

Category: Science blog November 7, 2016 0 comments

Read our highlights from day 2 of the NCRI Cancer Conference, including blood tests for cancer, viruses as cancer treatments, and prizes.

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More people are getting cancer, but what do the numbers really mean?

Category: Science blog October 12, 2016 14 comments

New figures we’ve released today estimate that by the year 2035, half a million people could be diagnosed with cancer each year in the UK.

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Meet our new research fellows 2016

Category: Science blog October 6, 2016 2 comments

Find out how our new up and coming researchers plan to tackle some of the big scientific questions in cancer.

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Could an app help you cut down on drinking and lower your risk of cancer?

Category: Science blog September 15, 2016 0 comments

Researchers have developed an app that they hope will help people cut down on drinking alcohol.

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

Category: Science blog August 25, 2016 26 comments

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

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Six ways to reduce your risk of bowel cancer

Category: Science blog April 5, 2016 63 comments

For bowel cancer awareness month we look at the different ways you can reduce your risk of the disease.

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Worrying gaps in people’s awareness of alcohol and cancer

Category: Science blog April 1, 2016 10 comments

We explore a new study looking at public awareness of the links between alcohol and cancer.

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How does alcohol cause cancer?

Category: Science blog February 9, 2016 34 comments

We explore the science behind how alcohol affects and damages our cells, and how this can cause the cells in our bodies to develop into cancer.

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