Together we will beat cancer


Nobody deserves to die from lung cancer

Category: Science blog April 1, 2014 21 comments

Lung cancer is a devastating disease and the UK’s biggest cancer killer, but people don’t like to talk about it.

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Introducing our latest arsenal in the fight against cancer

Category: Science blog February 25, 2013 1 comment

Thanks to the generosity of our supporters, we’re able to spend hundreds of millions of pounds every year on life-saving…

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You could pay to find out about your cancer risk – but you might not get what you bargained for

Category: Science blog October 28, 2010 3 comments

New developments in genetic research and medical scanning are promising to usher us into a world of personalised health care….

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Can the UK achieve world class outcomes in cancer treatment?

Category: Science blog January 27, 2010 Comments are closed

Late last year, the Department of Health announced a new pilot scheme to find out if computer programmes could help…

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NCRI Cancer Conference 2009: Finding the ideal cancer drug

Category: Science blog October 30, 2009 Comments are closed

The 2009 conference ended on a high note with an inspirational talk from Professor Gerard Evan, who has recently been…

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NCRI Cancer Conference 2009: Cell metabolism – cancer’s Achilles’ heel?

Category: Science blog October 21, 2009 2 comments

Scientists have been researching cell metabolism – how our cells produce and use energy – for decades. And this is…

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Genetic tests for cancer?

Category: Science blog January 28, 2009 3 comments

In recent years more and more companies have started selling genetic tests to the public directly from the web. In…

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