Blood tests, breath studies and better CT scans could all help detect lung cancers earlier. We investigate the latest research that could inform lung screening.
Researchers are trying to diagnose lung cancer early through screening, and studying if the benefits of early detection outweigh the harms.
Questions are being asked of the tests used to diagnose prostate cancer, and how they can be improved. We cover the latest research, including specialist MRI.
Category: Science blog March 15, 2017
New PET scans combined with drugs targeting low oxygen levels in tumours could help tailor cancer treatment.
Our scientists are building new cameras that could help reveal ‘invisible’ tumours by illuminating them in a rainbow of colours.
Category: Science blog March 13, 2017
Advances in MRI technology could help scientists and doctors tailor cancer treatment by measuring the oxygen levels inside tumours.
We’re announcing the first winners of our most ambitious science funding awarding ever: The Grand Challenge
We’ve developed an app that could help doctors analyse lung scans and care for patients who may be diagnosed with lung cancer.
Category: Science blog November 8, 2016
For International Day of Radiology we caught up with Dr Nisha Sharma, a breast imaging radiologist, to shed some light on what radiology is all about.
Category: Science blog November 7, 2016
Read our highlights from day 2 of the NCRI Cancer Conference, including blood tests for cancer, viruses as cancer treatments, and prizes.