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Bowel Colorectal Cancer
A drug combination for people with a rare type of bowel cancer has received an initial rejection from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence.
Cancer research UK and AstraZeneca’s new antibody maturation technique yields high-affinity Arginase 2 antibody
Researchers in Cambridge have pioneered the development of an innovative affinity maturation technique to generate high-affinity antibody against Arginase 2.
Our Grand Challenge scientists have discovered that a common type of bacteria found in our guts could contribute to bowel cancer.
Grand Challenge researchers have found that a common type of bacteria found in our guts could contribute to bowel cancer.
Scientists have a developed a new technique to decipher how millions of cells are communicating with each other in miniature tumours grown in the lab.
Scientists in Wales have received £514,000 from Cancer Research UK to develop a new test using Salmonella which aims to detect bowel cancer at an early stage.
Taking a daily aspirin for more than two years could reduce the risk of bowel cancer in people with Lynch syndrome, according to new draft guidance from NICE.
Bowel cancer rates are increasing in adults aged between 20 and 50, according to data from 2 big studies published this week. But what's behind the increase?