There are many unanswered questions about how and why cancer spreads around the body. But one thing we do know is that only some cancers metastasise.
In the news this week: an arthritis drug has stopped breast cancer spreading to bones in mice and teens across the globe are not doing enough physical activity.
In the news this week: cancer waiting time targets have been missed since 2015 and people suggest cancer patients to be given a NASA-style training before chemo.
In the news this week: we pledge £56 million to revolutionise radiotherapy research and new study adds to evidence that gut bacteria might be behind some bowel cancers.
We’re investing £56 million into radiotherapy research that will be carried out by a network of specialist institutes across the UK.
In the news this week: liver cancer death rates are on the rise and we learn more about the biology of prostate cancer.