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.
New research points to a possible way to help personalise treatment for a type of childhood cancer.
An exciting new partnership will see a combination of drugs tested in mesothelioma, lung and pancreatic cancers for the first time.
Scientists have revealed how a genetic switch involved in the packaging of DNA may be key to a cancer cell’s ability to keep growing.
Bowel bacteria, drugs targeting cancers’ metabolic weaknesses and DNA ‘signatures’ – the brightest new ideas in cancer research
What do you get when you combine scientists, a ‘Dragon’s Den’-style pitch, and £200,000 to fund cancer research?
Recent research has reinforced the need for all women with ovarian cancer to receive genetic testing, but they aren't. We explore why.
Scientists in Dundee have uncovered important information about how ovarian cancer becomes resistant to certain treatments.
Our scientists have revealed how a targeted skin cancer drug works, which could help tackle drug resistance.
We investigate organoids, the latest way that scientists are growing cancer cells in the lab to help test hundreds of cancer drugs.