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 this week’s news: breast screening rates in the UK fall to the lowest in 10 years and a new report looks at vaping in young people.
In this Science Surgery post Millie asks: ‘Why doesn’t the immune system attack cancer cells?’ The short answer is it does! But sometimes it needs a helping hand from exciting new treatments.
In this week’s news: survey reveals misconceptions around HPV and a prominent American figure wrongly suggests measles cures cancer.
In this week’s news: vaping as a stop smoking tool and why a ‘cancer cure in a year’ is unlikely.
In the news this week: our scientists have made a calculator that predicts breast cancer risk and teenage cancer survival continues to rise.
In the news this week: A clinical trial for a breath test that might detect cancer launches and children are eating too many sugary foods.
The first clinical trial testing Owlstone’s Breath Biopsy® technology on a range of cancer types is now open.
We asked some of our top researchers to share their personal ambitions for 2019 and the key trends that they hope to see emerge in their field.
Category: Science blog December 8, 2018
In this week’s news: why a ‘universal cancer test’ is not yet ready for patients and the UK’s largest ever lung cancer screening study will open next year.