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.
In January 2016, US President Barack Obama announced a new effort to accelerate progress against cancer. Headed up by Obama’s Vice President Joe Biden, The Cancer Moonshot...
From immunotherapy to targeted cancer treatment, here's our round up of the big news from the annual ASCO conference.
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 explore the latest research from our scientists in Manchester that's tracking how melanomas respond to treatment by analysing patient blood samples.
From immunotherapy to 'targeted' drugs, we report back from a recent conference on lung cancer.
To mark World Cancer Day, we take a look at how our discoveries over the decades are helping cancer patients all over the world right now.
We explore a new revolutionary gene editing technology called CRISPR that's taking labs by storm as scientists look to understand the genetics behind cancer.
We explore the promise and challenges of research looking to engineer patients' immune cells to fight cancer.
One of our clinician scientists explains what it's like balancing lab work and caring for patients.
We explore the second of our Grand Challenges and ask the experts if we can wipe out cancers caused by the Epstein-Barr Virus.