Research And Trials
Scientists have uncovered two potential ways to help the immune system fight cancer better, opening up new avenues for future immunotherapy research.
Researchers believe that focused high doses of radiotherapy could one day replace surgery for small cancers in certain organs.
Cancer Research UK and Newcastle University extend successful multi-project drug discovery alliance with Astex Pharmaceuticals
Cancer Research UK and Newcastle University announce a three year extension to their major strategic drug discovery alliance with Astex Pharmaceuticals
We go back to the 1950s to find out how one of our scientists helped transform the outlook for women with a rare cancer called choriocarcinoma.
NHS behind on waiting times, childhood obesity, golden drugs showing promise, and… at-home genetic tests? Here's our weekly news digest.
In part 4 of our radiotherapy series we look at MRI-guided radiotherapy, and how it could help improve accuracy and reduce side effects.
Targeting healthy cells that have been hijacked by cancer cells could help treat many different types of the disease.
Part three of our new blog series on radiotherapy explores a type of radiotherapy treatment called IMRT. We cover what it is, how it’s already improved the lives of many...
A new stem cell-based cancer treatment can target and kill breast cancer cells that have spread in mice, according to a new study.
Read Alfred's story of joining the STAMPEDE clinical trial. His is one of the many stories featured in our 2016/17 Annual Review.