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.
Research And Trials
This British Science Week we'll be catching up with some of our pioneering scientists that are tackling cancer differently.
With new cancer detection technology on the horizon, ranging from blood tests to wristbands, understanding overdiagnosis is a huge challenge.
Our new research shows that a one-off PSA test doesn't save lives from prostate cancer.
Our new research partnership is exploring common ground between arthritis and cancer, which could bring benefits to patients on both sides.
A molecule on glioblastoma cells that could be used as a target for genetically engineered immune cells has been identified.
Testing cancer drugs on miniature replicas of a patient’s tumour could help doctors tailor treatment, according to new research.
Brain tumour research in the UK is set to be revolutionised with £45 million in funding by the Department of Health and Social Care and Cancer Research UK.
Our researchers have discovered a way to halt breast cancer spread in mice, by blocking a molecule called asparagine. But what does this mean for patients?