The latest news in cancer research, health and policy by Cancer Research UK.
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US scientists have identified a region of the human genome that is associated with having denser breast tissue, a known risk factor for breast cancer.
Researchers may be a step closer to solving the mystery of how cancer cells can split away from a tumour and spread to other parts of the body, a report in the journal...
Japanese researchers say that they have identified more evidence of an inherited risk of lung cancer.
Researchers have developed a simple and inexpensive method to screen small synthetic molecules and identify those with potential to treat diseases, including cancer.
Survivors of the atomic bombs dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki during World War Two are still affected by the radiation released by the blast, researchers have revealed...