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.
A blood test could predict how well small-cell lung cancer (SCLC) patients will respond to treatment, according to new research published in Nature Medicine.
A US study has found a group of cells that fuel the growth of a particular type of brain tumour.
Oesophageal cancers could stem from more than just cells growing out of control.
An analysis of the complete genetic code of hundreds of breast tumours could lead to more personalised care for patients.
An experimental drug that stimulates the immune system, used in combination with chemotherapy, shrank tumours in patients with pancreatic cancer.
Scientists have discovered why a curable type of children’s brain tumour is so responsive to chemotherapy.