Together we will beat cancer


Making Welsh cancer services world-class

Category: Science blog March 4, 2011 Comments are closed

Wales has said a resounding ‘Yes’ in the referendum on direct law-making powers for the Welsh Assembly. This means the Assembly will…

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Cancer Research UK features heavily in The Times’ “Top 100”

Category: Science blog October 7, 2010 1 comment

Today, The Times published a list of the 100 most influential people in British science (which you can see here…

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Commit to Beat Cancer – keeping cancer on the political agenda

Category: Science blog February 24, 2010 1 comment

We thought you might like to know what we’re doing to make sure cancer stays high on the political agenda.

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David Cameron talks exclusively to Cancer Research UK CEO Harpal Kumar

Category: Science blog January 4, 2010 10 comments

Election fever is in the air – and health is already a hot topic. On the day that the Conservatives…

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Kidney cancer drug access – the end of the story?

Category: Science blog August 27, 2009 1 comment

In April we wrote about the decision by the National Institute of Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) not to recommend three…

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Lords vote in favour of protecting children from tobacco

Category: Science blog May 7, 2009 Comments are closed

Last night, following a lively debate, the House of Lords voted overwhelmingly in favour of putting tobacco out of sight…

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2008 – Our political achievements

Category: Science blog January 30, 2009 Comments are closed

Cancer Research UK campaigns tirelessly to keep cancer high on the political agenda. We’ve already shared some of our successes…

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Government’s new tobacco measures don’t go far enough – email your MP

Category: Science blog December 9, 2008 Comments are closed

Tobacco is the single biggest cause of cancer in the world and accounts for over one in four cancer deaths….

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