Press releases

Older people at higher risk of emergency cancer diagnosis

People over 60 are at higher risk of being diagnosed with lung or bowel cancer as an emergency in hospital than younger people, according to a report.

Scientists drill down to genetic root of prostate tumour development

Scientists have revealed the root of prostate cancers in individual men.

CRT and Bioinvent expand collaboration with University of Southampton scientists to develop new immunotherapy treatments for cancer

Cancer Research Technology and BioInvent International begin a 2-year research collaboration with antibody researchers at the University of Southampton

Major increase in bowel cancer screening uptake shown with new screening test

A large pilot study of a new bowel cancer screening test, called FIT, has shown a major increase in participation rates across population groups.

Cancer Research UK partners with the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council to inspire innovation

Cancer Research UK has partnered with the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC).