Cancer In The News
News digest – Grand Challenge, a ‘cancer breathalyser’, e-cigarettes, climbing children’s cancer survival and… Salmonella?
Grand Challenge winners announced; a ‘cancer breathalyser’; e-cigarette safety; climbing children’s cancer survival and… Salmonella? Here’s our weekly news digest.
A genetic flaw that’s often found in a type of brain tumour may stop the cells from fixing damage to their DNA, findings from a new US study suggest.
There's no clear link from studies in humans to show that acrylamide in cooked foods like toast and potatoes causes cancer.
A clinical trial of a type of laser treatment for prostate cancer hit the headlines. What do the results mean for patients? We spoke to an expert to find out.
Meet our new leaders, who are spearheading research to tackle some of the biggest questions we need to answer to help more people survive cancer.
News digest – an unhealthy ‘cake culture’, sugary breakfasts, sound waves, faulty ‘switches’ and… ketchup?
News digest: The unhealthy office ‘cake culture’; targeting cancer spread; soundwave technology; missed cancer waiting times, and… could trading ketchup for chilli sauce...
Our researchers may have found a new way to tap into the power of the immune system to fight cancer. Read about their work
Our scientists are looking at immune cells in breast cancer in greater detail than ever before.
News digest – cancer cells’ ‘safety catch’, a smartphone cancer app for doctors, lung cancer blood tests and… chocolate?
Cancer cells’ ‘safety catch’, a smartphone cancer app for doctors, blood tests and… chocolate?
There's more to stopping cancer from spreading than simply cutting out chocolate, despite what the headlines say.