The week's top stories: developing a cancer blood test and is screening all women over 30 for faulty genes the way forward in breast cancer?
A cancer blood test is in the news today, but it's too early to say if it will work. We take a look at what questions still need to be answered.
The genetics behind how a breast condition becomes invasive breast cancer may be explained by a new study.
Cancer Research UK and the Institute of Cancer Research, London, join forces with Merck in new drug discovery alliance
Cancer Research UK and The Institute of Cancer Research, London announce a multi-project collaboration and licensing deal with Merck.
Teenagers who watch more than three hours of commercial TV a day are more likely to eat hundreds of extra junk food snacks.
Our new report suggests that the TV shows young people watch the most carry junk food adverts, and that young people remember seeing them.
Local authorities have dramatically reduced budgets for Stop Smoking Services, according to a new report.
Bowel scope screening uptake increased by more than a fifth (21.5%) when people were sent additional reminders with a leaflet that addressed common concerns.
In this week’s cancer news: do you know alcohol causes cancer? And desperate measures are being considered around cancer care due to NHS staff shortages.