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.
An exciting new partnership will see a combination of drugs tested in mesothelioma, lung and pancreatic cancers for the first time.
From immunotherapy to targeted cancer treatment, here's our round up of the big news from the annual ASCO conference.
After 15 years of painstaking work, a team of scientists have revealed the detailed structure of one of the molecules controlling a T cell’s fate.
Tackling brain tumours, understanding immunotherapy and revealing cancer’s genetics at the end of life – accelerating progress at our Centres
We've announced four new awards to speed up research in our Centres, particularly for cancers where survival is still poor.
We look back on the key topics and trends discussed at the American Association of Cancer Research's recent Annual Meeting in New Orleans
We explore how the latest gene editing technology could help our scientists engineer immune cells to precisely target and kill cancer cells.
Find out the details of the nine ideas that could answer one of our Grand Challenges in cancer prevention, diagnosis and treatment.
Scientists have found a crucial link between a gene often found to be overactive in cancer cells, and tumours’ ability to hide from the immune system.