Older patients with advanced oesophageal and stomach cancers might benefit from low dose treatment, according to our unpublished clinical trial results.
Hyperbaric oxygen therapy has been used for years to prevent a side effect of head and neck cancer treatment called osteoradionecrosis. But does it work?
We look at why researchers are working towards brain tumour treatments that are not only more effective, but also kinder.
Category: Science blog November 24, 2017
The START trials provided the evidence needed to change practice for women having radiotherapy to treat breast cancer.
When she was four, Alyssa was diagnosed with cancer. Here, she and her mom Angela tell her story.
We speak to Amanda Watson, research nurse on the National Lung Matrix Trial, about what her job involves.
Category: Science blog June 8, 2016
We take a detailed look at the findings of the recent Cancer Patient Experience Surveys, which ran in England and Scotland.
Category: Science blog May 12, 2016
We look at the latest round of innovative and exciting new projects we’re funding in population research.
In the run up to World Cancer Day 2016, we caught up with breast cancer survivor, to find out how she was doing, and why she’s supporting World Cancer Day again.
Category: Science blog September 17, 2015
A US team has found new evidence that a particular group of bacteria may be behind side-effects linked to bowel cancer chemo.