Today’s new figures, from the UK’s National Cancer Research Institute, project a devastating 24% drop in the UK’s overall cancer research spending this year, driven by a 46% fall in charity sector funding.
Less than 1 in 5 Wikipedia biographies are about women. We wanted to change that.
In this Science Surgery post we explore the work being done to use existing treatments in other types of cancer.
By combining radiotherapy with different kinds of drugs, scientists hope that both can be made more effective.
Our scientists are developing a new experimental drug to target how cancer cells repair their DNA, and upset cancer’s balance.
The year is 2016, Breast Cancer Awareness Month is upon us, and right now, 8 in 10 women diagnosed with breast cancer will survive their disease for 10 years or more.
Research by our scientists played a major part in the development of a promising new class of cancer drugs. So where are we now in this research journey?
Recent research has reinforced the need for all women with ovarian cancer to receive genetic testing, but they aren’t. We explore why.