Lilly studied natural sciences at the University of Nottingham, majoring in biology and physical geography. After working as a project coordinator for a hospital charity, she completed a Master’s in science communication at Imperial College London. She joined the News and Content team at Cancer Research UK in December 2019, writing for the science blog and creating short science films and animations.
Scientists are using machine learning to hunt for early signs of lung cancer in the blood.
To celebrate British Science Week 2020, we spoke to 3 researchers with vastly different science experience.
Maintaining a healthy diet and not smoking are some of the main lifestyle changes that could mean 400 fewer cancer cases are diagnosed each day.
Last year, the Government set a target to make England tobacco-free by 2030, but new figures reveal we’re 7 years behind.
Our Grand Challenge scientists have discovered that a common type of bacteria found in our guts could contribute to bowel cancer.
In the news this week: statins may reduce risk of ovarian cancer and scientists reveal how cancer cells communicate.
In the news this week: A survey has revealed a third of cancer patients fail to receive vital information and robots are used in breast cancer surgery.
In the news this week: cervical cancer progress in Britain has stalled in the last decade, as screening uptake remains stubbornly low.
In the news this week: a new type of targeted cancer drug is initial rejected for use on the NHS in England