The latest news in cancer research, health and policy by Cancer Research UK.
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Researchers have discovered evidence that a dinosaur from 77 million years ago may have had a form of bone cancer found today.
The UK Government has announced a new “landmark” obesity strategy that will aid our ambition to beat cancer.
Looking at the latest results from the BEST3 trial, analysing the ‘sponge-on-a-string' test to detect oesophageal cancer earlier.
A ‘sponge on a string’ pill test can identify ten times more people with Barrett’s oesophagus than the usual GP route
Cancer Research UK, University of Southampton and Touchlight Genetics partner to develop head and neck cancer vaccine
Cancer Research UK, the University of Southampton and Touchlight Genetics, a London based biotechnology company announce a new clinical development partnership
One in three cancer patients said their treatment was impacted by the effects of COVID-19 on the health system, according to survey results.
The UK Government have launched a new obesity strategy with a raft of measures, including restricting junk food marketing on TV and online.
Researchers have developed a new blood test that can detect cancers in blood samples taken up to 4 years before diagnosis.
Dr Amit Roshan explains how a leadership coaching programme offered by one of our warmest supporters has allowed him to take hone his leadership skills