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Why are cancer rates increasing?

Category: Science blog February 4, 2015 41 comments

UK cancer rates are increasing. But why? As we publish new stats on ‘lifetime risk’, we look at why rates on the up, and what needs to be done about it.

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Why we need to talk more about anal cancer

Category: Science blog June 5, 2014 14 comments

Rates of anal cancer have quadrupled since the mid-70s, but why? We explore the possible reasons, and ask why the media didn’t cover the story.

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Science Snaps: why aren’t flies as big as hippos?

Category: Science blog March 13, 2014 Comments are closed

This entry is part 4 of 27 in the series Science Snaps

In the latest Science Snaps we explore how capturing microscopic images of fly eyes is helping our researchers pinpoint genetic changes linked to cancer.

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Science Snaps: a sea of cells

Category: Science blog February 21, 2014 1 comment

This entry is part 3 of 27 in the series Science Snaps

In the latest edition of Science Snaps we explore the microscopic depths of the intestine and how images are helping research into bowel cancer.

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