Gabi studied cellular and molecular medicine at the University of Bristol, focusing on cancer biology and immunology. After a stint at a diagnostics lab in Madagascar she completed a Master’s in science communication at Imperial College London. She joined the News and Content team at Cancer Research UK in 2016, where she spends her days blogging as well as making science films and animations.
In the news this week: a potential link between sugary drinks and cancer and the NHS teams up with Amazon Alexa to provide accessible health information.
Cancer can affect any age group but we see many more cases in older people.
In the news this week: an experimental urine test detects aggressive prostate cancer and cancer patients in Scotland are waiting even longer for treatment.
Meet our three new international teams of scientists that have been awarded £18 million to revolutionise brain tumour research.
In the news this week: The low-down from the world’s largest cancer conference and the dangerous documentaries spreading misinformation about cancer.
In the news this week: bowel cancer rates in younger people is on the rise and fewer children smoke thanks to cigarette display bans in shops.
Older patients with advanced oesophageal and stomach cancers might benefit from low dose treatment, according to our unpublished clinical trial results.
In the news this week: a urine test for cervical cancer screening? And more insight into obesity in the UK.
In the news this week: even moderation consumption of red and processed meat can increase bowel cancer risk.
In this week’s news: new research asks, ‘how many cigarettes are in a bottle of wine?’ and special offers fuel obese shoppers.