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.
Scientists from the UK have helped to identify a number of genetic variants that appear to increase a person's risk of developing glioma.
Scientists supported by Cancer Research UK and the Samantha Dickson Research Trust have uncovered a protein that signals a more favourable survival.
Cancer Research UK-funded scientists have identified two genes linked to Wilms' tumour - a type of childhood kidney cancer - according to research published in Clinical...
US researchers have identified a link between two proteins found in brain tumours which could lead to treatment of an aggressive form of the disease.
A new study, part-funded by Cancer Research UK, has helped to pinpoint genetic changes in certain cells that may contribute to Wilms' tumour, the most common form of...
A greater understanding of how children's brain cancers grow and spread could lead to more sophisticated treatments for the disease.
The opening of a unique centre today (Wednesday) will put Newcastle at the forefront of cancer research and bring benefits to patients in the North East.
Childhood cancer survivors may face long-term health problems in later life, a new US study has suggested.
Canadian scientists have identified eight genes that appear to be involved in the development of the most common form of childhood brain cancer.
A new drug has shown promising pre-clinical activity against cells from several types of children's cancers.