News Post List
News digest – more ‘bad luck’, the Pill and cancer risk, global smoking rates falling, and… blood tests for screening?
Headlines say cancer down to ‘bad luck’; the Pill and cancer risk; on average global smoking rates are falling; and can a blood test work for screening?
New research predicts that 2 in 3 cancers are ‘due to bad luck’, we look at why the story is a bit more complicated than that.
We're backing a new project that could boost our understanding of pancreatic cancer and increase opportunities for patients to join clinical trials.
New treatments for pancreatic cancer are set to be transformed by a network of clinical trials - to find the right trial for the right patient.
Smoking rates have fallen globally since the World Health Organisation (WHO) introduced a treaty aimed at reducing tobacco demand, according to a new study.
News digest – dogs that can sniff out cancer, leukaemia in bats, more treatment options for women with breast cancer, an ‘unacceptable’ NICE plan and… eggs?
Dogs that can sniff out cancer, leukaemia in bats, more treatment options for women with breast cancer, an ‘unacceptable’ NICE plan and… eggs?
Using chemotherapy alongside radiotherapy can extend the lives of elderly patients with glioblastoma, according to a Canadian study.
Our scientists are developing a new experimental drug to target how cancer cells repair their DNA, and upset cancer's balance.