Lab-grown cells live on liquid food called cell culture media. But off-the-shelf recipes could be skewing experiments, posing a challenge for cancer research.
Category: Science blog April 19, 2017
Our researchers in Glasgow might have found a way to shut down certain cancer cells’ fuel supply with a specially designed diet.
Combining new ways to measure molecules could lead to the most accurate picture of tumours ever created. We explore the science behind the approach.
We’re announcing the first winners of our most ambitious science funding awarding ever: The Grand Challenge
Category: Science blog August 26, 2016
What do you get when you combine scientists, a ‘Dragon’s Den’-style pitch, and £200,000 to fund cancer research?
Category: Science blog May 6, 2016
We look back on the key topics and trends discussed at the American Association of Cancer Research’s recent Annual Meeting in New Orleans
Category: Science blog April 4, 2016
We take a look at five exciting projects that have just been funded by our Pioneer Award.
Category: Science blog August 8, 2015
An important new study has revealed the shape of three key proteins, and the results could help scientists working on new cancer drugs.
Newspaper headlines making elevated claims about chocolate and cancer misrepresent the research – find out what the scientists really showed.