New research shows women who have had the HPV vaccine may only need 3 cervical screens in their entire life, rather than the 12 that are standard in the UK.
For Cervical Screening Awareness Week we answer some commonly asked questions around who the procedure is for, and what it involves.
In the second part of our World Cancer Day series, we take a look at cervical cancer rates in different parts of the world. Read on to find out what can be done to prevent the disease in the future.
New research has revealed the differences between attitudes to cancer screening and whether people take part – one of the scientists behind the study explores.
Category: Science blog February 6, 2013
What do an astronaut, a former First Lady and a CSI: Miami actress have in common? They were all speakers…
Category: Science blog July 31, 2012
Cancer Research UK-funded screening expert, Professor Peter Sasieni, gives us his thoughts on an important development in cervical cancer research…
Category: Science blog June 16, 2012
There’s a crop of stories about bowel cancer in the news this week, a couple of which have come from…