Category: Science blog March 17, 2015
We look at new research showing no link between dietary dioxins and breast cancer – but how does this fit into the wider debate on chemicals and cancer?
Category: Science blog January 19, 2015
Larry is 59 and has advanced pancreatic cancer. Here, he responds to a recent article claiming that cancer is ‘the best way to die’. As an oesophageal cance...
Category: Science blog December 17, 2014
In the second part of this two-part series, we look at our work with industry, why it’s important, and how we try to influence the way drugs get to patients.
Category: Science blog December 16, 2014
In this first in a two-part series, we take a look at how cancer drugs get to patients, and at some of reasons behind the spiralling costs.
Category: Science blog December 11, 2014
Early career researcher Lydia Le Page blogs about Sense About Science’s new initiative, ‘Ask For Evidence’.
Category: Science blog August 15, 2014
Just a week after the controversy over breast cancer drug Kadcyla, the inflexibilities within the UK’s disparate drug approval systems have been pulled into s...