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Katie studied biochemistry at the University of Oxford, before joining a lab to investigate why the immune system can’t control HIV. She then worked in science communication for the MS Society and joined Cancer Research UK’s News and Content team in 2017, where she writes for the blog and news feed.

Science Surgery: ‘What’s being done to use treatments in different types of cancer?’

Category: Science blog March 12, 2018 4 comments

This entry is part 7 of 9 in the series Science Surgery

In this Science Surgery post we explore the work being done to use existing treatments in other types of cancer.

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International Women’s Day: Reflections from three women in science

Category: Science blog March 8, 2018 0 comments

To celebrate International Women’s Day, we spoke to three of our female scientists about their careers and what they feel needs to change to better support wo...

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News digest – cancer blood test, junk food ads, science snapshots and… ‘gene tests for all?’

Category: Science blog January 20, 2018 Comments are closed

The week’s top stories: developing a cancer blood test and is screening all women over 30 for faulty genes the way forward in breast cancer?

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News digest – health warning on cigarettes, nanoparticles, ‘heat-not-burn’ tobacco and…. artificial intelligence?

Category: Science blog December 16, 2017 1 comment

This week’s news features health warning on cigarettes and long-term results from a trial testing engineered immune cells in aggressive lymphoma.

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