We explore new research showing how healthy cells surrounding a melanoma may help the cancer cells become resistant to targeted cancer drugs.
Category: Science blog March 18, 2015
A new exhibition at the Cambridge Science Festival showcases artworks inspired by the work of Cancer Research UK scientists
Category: Science blog January 6, 2015
We explore the fascinating story of how an anonymous letter sparked a new approach for researching cancer in the UK.
Our scientists have shown for the first time how lymph nodes swell during infection, producing some striking images along the way.
We explore some images and video from a new study revealing how groups of melanoma cells may work together to spread around the body.
Category: Science blog June 25, 2014
With an image hot off the microscope, we look at how shape-shifting melanoma cells deploy different groups of enzymes to help them spread.
Science Snaps returns with another amazing image from our researchers – in this post we take a closer look at the immune system and cancer.