Cancer news

New imaging technique provides hope for deadly childhood cancer

Cancer Research UK have announced a new trial that could revolutionise how children with neuroblastoma are diagnosed.

Cancer Research UK increases investment in drug development

Cancer Research UK is to increase investment by nearly 50 per cent over the next five years in its Centre for Drug Development.

Accelerating new treatments – our Centre for Drug Development

Something extraordinary is happening right now. Impelled by the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, researchers, medics, funding agencies, pharmaceutical...

News digest – skirt size, early diagnosis, smoking graphics and more

Could changes in a woman’s skirt size be used to predict her risk of breast cancer? One of the week’s biggest stories made all the major news outlets (here...

Classifying leukaemia: one size doesn’t fit all

This entry is part 18 of 18 in the series Our milestones

Many of us have a moment in our lives where everything changes irrevocably, for better or...