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Diesel exhaust fumes ‘definitely’ cause cancer – should we be worried?

Category: Science blog June 14, 2012 2 comments

Today the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) – part of the World Health Organisation – announced that it…

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Expert Opinion: Professor Fran Balkwill

Category: Science blog November 16, 2011 4 comments

No man is an island – we exist together with other people in families, communities and societies. The same is…

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NCRI Cancer Conference – day three

Category: Science blog November 10, 2011 Comments are closed

As well as the talks themselves, there’s been a fair amount of media coverage from the 2011 NCRI Cancer Conference….

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Inflammation and cancer: Sharpin at the sharp end

Category: Science blog March 30, 2011 Comments are closed

It’s taken six years, the development of a new experimental technique and a move from Germany to London, but an…

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NCRI lecture – Good cop, bad cop: the immune system and breast cancer spread

Category: Science blog October 8, 2008 Comments are closed

As we’ve mentioned before, there’s a stack of evidence that chronic inflammation – directed by white blood cells – plays…

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More on inflammation and bowel cancer

Category: Science blog June 9, 2008 Comments are closed

Just a quick one. We’ve written before about the links between inflammation and cancer, and couched a lot of what…

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Aspirin’s a ‘wonder-drug’ – but can it prevent cancer?

Category: Science blog May 13, 2008 Comments are closed

This is a bit of a long one, but we felt it was important to get it all down in…

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Interleukin 6 – no innocent bystander

Category: Science blog July 17, 2007 Comments are closed

If someone was repeatedly found near the scene of a crime, you’d expect the police would, at some point, begin…

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