A gene test may improve the way doctors treating women with early-stage breast cancer identify those who can safely avoid post-surgery chemotherapy.
An experimental drug that stimulates the immune system, used in combination with chemotherapy, shrank tumours in patients with pancreatic cancer.
Using low doses of chemotherapy to keep cancer at bay might be more effective than trying to destroy the tumour outright.
To mark World Cancer Day, we take a look at how our discoveries over the decades are helping cancer patients all over the world right now.
We explore our seventh Grand Challenge, attempting to pull off the ultimate cell heist and use new 'smart drugs' to selectively kill cancer cells.
We look at three exciting new projects funded through our Pioneer Award scheme.
There are microscopic communities living inside all of us.
These communities are made up of bacteria that happily live on or inside our bodies. Each community is...
A type of chemotherapy drug appears to work by tricking cells into thinking they're infected with viruses.
This entry is part 23 of 23 in the series Our milestones
In the latest in Our Milestones series, we go back to the 1970s to look at how Cancer Research UK scientists...