Category: Science blog December 23, 2014
To mark the year of crystallography, we focus on an important scientific duo who used this powerful tool to help develop cancer drugs.
Category: Science blog December 9, 2014
A new report has launched looking at what we know, and what we still need to understand, about cancer and older people in the UK – we look at the findings.
Category: Science blog September 26, 2014
A landmark research paper in 1977 changed the way children with acute leukaemia are diagnosed and treated. We look at the story of a research milestone.
Category: Science blog August 5, 2014
A new discovery from a team of our scientists in London could help make chemotherapy more effective – but it’s been a tough road to get there.
Category: Science blog July 31, 2014
This latest in Our Milestones series explores the ESPAC-1 trial, which led to an improvement in survival that had never been seen before in pancreatic cancer.
Category: Science blog July 30, 2014
Our thoughts on the new proposals to reform the the National Institute of Health and Care Excellence (NICE).
Category: Science blog July 25, 2014
Read Professor Andy Pearson’s story, exploring his career researching childhood cancer and what the future holds for the BEACON neuroblastoma trial.
Category: Science blog July 23, 2014
Find out how, with thanks from Cancer Research UK scientists, bowel cancer treatment has “phenomenally” improved from when Nicola’s mother had the disease.
Category: Science blog May 21, 2014
Ahead of the 2015 General Election, we’ve compiled a list of 10 recommendations for action we think the next government should focus on to help beat cancer.
Category: Science blog December 12, 2013
Results from our clinical trial show a drug called anastrozole can halve the chance of developing breast cancer in some women. We explore the findings.