Two over-the-counter, widely available drugs could help cut cases of oesophageal cancer in people at higher risk of the disease.
By revealing a tumour’s past, our scientists are opening the possibility of predicting its future. This could help make cancer treatment more personal.
Data is vital to the work that we do. Here’s how one of the teams in Cancer Research UK uses it, and how it helps save lives.
Category: Science blog May 17, 2018
By studying small differences in our DNA, called SNPs, our scientists are showing how these could be used to help prevent cancer in the future.
Our new research shows that more than 135,000 cases of cancer could be prevented in the UK each year largely through lifestyle changes.
This British Science Week we’ll be catching up with some of our pioneering scientists that are tackling cancer differently.
Category: Science blog March 8, 2018
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 women in science.
Our new research shows that a one-off PSA test doesn’t save lives from prostate cancer.
Our new research partnership is exploring common ground between arthritis and cancer, which could bring benefits to patients on both sides.