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People with persistent heartburn are being urged to visit their GP as it may be a sign of cancer.
Amid continuing tales of global woe, Thursday morning’s news carried one of those quirky ‘fancy-that!’ medical research stories that often captures the imagination, but...
US researchers have shown that stomach cancer is at least four separate diseases.
Developing a vaccine for the Epstein-Barr Virus could prevent up to 200,000 cancers globally say experts
A vaccine to prevent infection with a common herpes virus, the Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV), could help prevent 200,000 new cancers worldwide per year.
One in ten NHS hospital trusts in England and Wales does not have the minimum three surgeons required to provide care for patients with oesophageal (gullet) and stomach...
New research has provided evidence for the long-suspected link between chronic inflammation of the intestine or stomach, and cancer.
Cancer Research UK launches trial of experimental drug combination for advanced stomach and oesophageal cancer
Cancer Research UK’s Drug Development Office (DDO) has joined forces with academia and industry to open a clinical trial that will test an experimental drug from...
Cancer Research UK’s Drug Development Office (DDO), in collaboration with academia and industry, has announced a new trial to open in Oxford. The trial will test an...