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.
Coronavirus Covid 19
We spoke with Professor Kev Dhaliwal, chief investigator of the SPIKE-1 trial, about how repurposing a drug in a COVID-19 trial could benefit people with cancer.
We highlight how some of our innovative partners, including NFL UK, embraced this year’s World Cancer Day campaign and found new ways to help people donate.
Nearly half of people who had potential cancer symptoms in the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic did not contact their GP.
New research shows a type of aggressive blood cancer could be made more sensitive to chemotherapy using an antibiotic currently available to treat diarrhoea.
Professor Willie Hamilton specialises in primary care diagnostics at the University of Exeter, with a particular expertise in cancer.
Professor Greg Hannon: “Core funding is a privilege and we should use it to tackle big problems in new ways”
We speak with Professor Greg Hannon about how philanthropy has benefited his innovative work.
Health officials are urging people to get symptoms checked, after figures suggest that thousands of people in England could have undiagnosed lung cancer.
Men who have had treatment for early stage testicular cancer could benefit from fewer monitoring scans, reducing their exposure to harmful radiation.