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.
Causes Of Cancer
New figures suggest that obesity could top smoking as the biggest preventable cause of cancer in women by 2043. Here's how we calculated them.
A scientist has proposed a theory for how a common childhood cancer occurs, based on genetic faults and infections.
Headlines today have linked mobile use to brain tumours, but the claims don't match the study they're covering.
In this instalment of our Science Surgery series, we explore what gives a cell the potential to become cancerous, and how the body stops this from happening.
Our new research shows that more than 135,000 cases of cancer could be prevented in the UK each year largely through lifestyle changes.
More than 135,500 cases of cancer a year in the UK could be prevented through lifestyle changes, according to new figures from a Cancer Research UK study.
Our new report suggests that the TV shows young people watch the most carry junk food adverts, and that young people remember seeing them.
Find out the burning questions some of our researchers want to answer as they set up their own research teams for the first time.