This week saw new research on brain tumour and ovarian cancers, while MPs launched an inquiry into e-cigarettes.
The results of a breast cancer trial we helped fund allowed surgeons to move away from ‘radical’ mastectomies towards kinder, less invasive surgeries.
Keyhole surgery for oesophageal cancer is as good as more invasive surgery in terms of survival, according to unpublished clinical trial results.
A clinical trial to test a new cancer drug in patients with advanced solid tumours, launches in four centres across the UK today.
Researchers believe that focused high doses of radiotherapy could one day replace surgery for small cancers in certain organs.
Cancer Research UK and Biotecnol Limited will trial an experimental immuno-oncology treatment for some patients with advanced tumours.
Part three of our new blog series on radiotherapy explores a type of radiotherapy treatment called IMRT. We cover what it is, how it’s already improved the lives of many...
Read Alfred's story of joining the STAMPEDE clinical trial. His is one of the many stories featured in our 2016/17 Annual Review.
Personalised vaccines have been used to successfully treat melanoma (skin cancer) patients in two small studies.