NHS behind on waiting times, childhood obesity, golden drugs showing promise, and… at-home genetic tests? Here’s our weekly news digest.
For Cervical Screening Awareness Week we answer some commonly asked questions around who the procedure is for, and what it involves.
In part 3 of our World Cancer Day series, we take a look at how liver cancer affects different regions across the world.
For this year’s World Cancer Day we’re looking at how the rates of 4 types of cancer vary around the world, and why.
Category: Science blog April 14, 2016
Find out the details of the nine ideas that could answer one of our Grand Challenges in cancer prevention, diagnosis and treatment.
To mark World Cancer Day, we take a look at how our discoveries over the decades are helping cancer patients all over the world right now.
We explore the second of our Grand Challenges and ask the experts if we can wipe out cancers caused by the Epstein-Barr Virus.
Category: Science blog May 12, 2015
We look at APOBECs – biological double-agents that start out as a friend to our cells but morph into a deadly enemy as cancers develop.