Category: Science blog June 20, 2018
New trials results show that a drug can reduce hearing loss in children treated with the chemo drug cisplatin. We talk to the lead researcher, Dr Penelope Brock...
Category: Science blog September 29, 2017
Drawing similarities between how the immune system reacts to lung cancer and HIV could uncover potential new drug targets.
Category: Science blog February 13, 2017
In part 3 of our World Cancer Day series, we take a look at how liver cancer affects different regions across the world.
Category: Science blog February 4, 2017
For this year’s World Cancer Day we’re looking at how the rates of 4 types of cancer vary around the world, and why.
Category: Science blog November 24, 2016
Headlines suggested that jet lag could raise the risk of liver cancer. We spoke to an expert to find out the story.
Category: Science blog August 25, 2016
New research has uncovered a possible explanation for why some cancers are more common than others, we explore the details.
Category: Science blog June 28, 2013
Could a fatty diet alter the bacteria in your gut, causing them to secrete a chemical that can cause liver cancer?
Category: Science blog March 28, 2012
Alcohol has been a well-loved but problematic part of British life for centuries, as immortalised in 18th century artist H...
Category: Science blog November 19, 2009
NICE’s decision today not to recommend sorafenib – also known as Nexavar – to the NHS for the treatment of advanced ...