Three new teams funded through our Grand Challenge are about to embark on research projects focusing on the microbiome, faulty genes and chronic inflammation.
We find out how stem cells could provide clues to how bowel cancer develops.
The time it takes for cancer to develop will vary from tumour to tumour. But, on the whole, it’s slower than you might expect, as this science surgery post explains.
Category: Science blog May 29, 2018
A genome, a gene and a chromosome are all structures of DNA. The difference between them is the amount of DNA they contain.
Two important cancer genes cooperate to make lung cancers more aggressive in mice, according to new research.
Category: Science blog October 31, 2017
Find out the burning questions some of our researchers want to answer as they set up their own research teams for the first time.
Category: Science blog October 27, 2017
We’d like to introduce the latest bunch of scientists that we’ve given funding to head up their own research teams for the first time.
The growing global cost of obesity was in the news this week, along with genetic tests for breast cancer and a rare childhood cancer.
Our Science Surgery series answers your cancer science questions. Read our answer to Patrick’s question.
In this post we’ll be exploring the gene editing technology CRISPR by answering some of the most common questions that pop up.