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.
The benefits of a high-fibre diet in reducing bowel cancer risk could be due to its effects on gut bacteria, according to a preliminary international study.
Cancer Research UK scientists have discovered the timing of key genetic mistakes that fuel tumour growth.
Prostate cells that look normal under the microscope may be hiding genetic mutations that could develop into cancer, according to new research.
Damage caused by ultraviolet (UV) radiation could continue hours after exposure, according to a new laboratory study by US researchers.
Researchers in Edinburgh have discovered how a molecular mechanism drives the growth of bile duct cancer.
Manchester researchers are developing a new generation of targeted melanoma drugs that could bypass treatment resistance seen with current therapies.
US researchers have revealed the identity of molecules on the surface of cancer cells which allow the body's immune system to identify and destroy them
Scientists have discovered that lung cancers can lie dormant for over 20 years before suddenly turning into an aggressive form of the disease