The latest news in cancer research, health and policy by Cancer Research UK.
We cover developments in cancer treatments, research into cancer risk and diagnosis as well as the latest cancer science stories. You'll also find analysis and comment on health and cancer policy.
Brain And Spinal Cord Tumours
From targeting cancer stem cells to reawakening sleeping cells, research is finding the answers to how brain tumours develop.
The Government has announced it will double a recent funding boost for brain tumour research following the death of Dame Tessa Jowell.
Headlines today have linked mobile use to brain tumours, but the claims don't match the study they're covering.
Brain tumour researchers face many challenges that are holding up progress. Find out how we’re bringing scientists together to overcome them.
A molecule on glioblastoma cells that could be used as a target for genetically engineered immune cells has been identified.
Brain tumour research in the UK is set to be revolutionised with £45 million in funding by the Department of Health and Social Care and Cancer Research UK.
Infecting tumours with viruses may boost the success of immunotherapy for brain and breast cancers, according to two new studies.
Applying low frequency electric fields to the scalp of people with an aggressive type of brain tumour improves survival, according to a clinical trial.
Find out the burning questions some of our researchers want to answer as they set up their own research teams for the first time.
Results from a small clinical trial suggest an experimental gene therapy is safe and has potential as a treatment for patients with a type of brain tumour.