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.
CRT pioneer fund, Cancer Research UK and NCI collaborate to boost research against the ‘undruggable’ RAS
Cancer Research UK and the Cancer Research Technology Pioneer Fund have committed £2.5 million in collaboration with the National Cancer Institute.
In this post we’ll be exploring the gene editing technology CRISPR by answering some of the most common questions that pop up.
As many as 1 in 5 women with breast cancer could benefit from a drug used to treat ovarian cancer, according to new estimates.
For the first time, scientists have used the gene-editing tool CRISPR to tweak the DNA of specialised brain stem cells, which could help us understand certain brain...
Scientists have uncovered how tumours are able to grow despite significant damage to the structure and number of their chromosomes - the storage units of DNA.
Research into a rare genetic disease could help scientists understand a type of brain tumour.
We're in Liverpool for the annual National Cancer Research Institute (NCRI) Cancer Conference, sharing updates from the most exciting research on show.
In the fourth of our series of posts for Stand Up To Cancer, we focus on a clinical trial that's finding faulty genes to improve breast cancer treatment.