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News Post List
A new immunotherapy treatment for certain advanced skin cancer patients is to be made available on the NHS in England.
Cancer Research UK forms collaboration with SV Health Investors to accelerate development of cancer medicines
Cancer Research UK announces a strategic partnership with SV Health Investors focused on the development of new cancer medicines for patients.
Researchers have gathered the most complete picture of how long people wait for a cancer diagnosis in England. And there's huge variation between referrals.
In the news this week: an experimental urine test detects aggressive prostate cancer and cancer patients in Scotland are waiting even longer for treatment.
Anh Hoang Le, a PhD student at the Cancer Research UK Beatson Institute in Glasgow, studies two proteins that we know curiously little about: CYRI-A and CYRI-B.
In the news this week: new CAR T cell therapy available on the NHS and our Brain Tumour awards provides funding for three new teams.
'The word ‘legacy’ is often overused, but not about the late Baroness Tessa Jowell'. Michelle Mitchell reflects on Cancer Research UK's new brain tumour funding.
NHS England announced plans to fast track “revolutionary” new cancer drugs. But there’s still some way to go before these drugs might reach patients.