Research And Trials
For the first time, scientists have used the gene-editing tool CRISPR to tweak the DNA of specialised brain stem cells, which could help us understand certain brain...
We're announcing the first winners of our most ambitious science funding awarding ever: The Grand Challenge
Cancer Research UK announces inaugural Grand Challenge teams to answer the biggest questions in cancer
Cancer Research UK announces that four international teams are the first recipients of its global Grand Challenge competition.
A blood test could help predict the risk of complication following a bone marrow transplant in some blood cancer patients, according to a new US study.
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.
A combination of two chemotherapy drugs should be the new standard of care for pancreatic cancer patients who have had surgery surgery to remove their tumour.
Our researchers may have found a new way to tap into the power of the immune system to fight cancer. Read about their work
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.
UK scientists have revealed a number of genes that could play a role in how cancer cells spread through the body.