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.
Unravelling the genetic secrets behind a range of cancers is the aim of a new initiative from Cancer Research UK.
A large proportion of medulloblastomas are infected with a virus, according to work published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.
The recent increase in survival for children with cancer is due to more patients taking part in clinical trials, according a British study.
UKCCSG 25th Anniversary Conference Britain's survival rates for the most common forms of children's cancer now match those of the US - universally acknowledged as the gold...
THE RATE of children dying from cancer has fallen by almost 60 per cent over the last 40 years, according to new figures from Cancer Research UK.
A study in the US has found that having radiation treatment or chemotherapy for cancer as a child does not increase the risk of birth defects among those who have children...
Overly complex EU regulations are hampering progress on cancer survival rates in children, say leading researchers.
A study published in the British Journal of Cancer1 casts further doubt over claims that magnetic fields produced by power lines and electrical appliances can lead to...
A new treatment increases survival to almost 70 per cent for children whose acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) returns.