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.
News Post List
The diabetes drug metformin slows the growth of lung cancer cells and makes them more likely to be killed by radiotherapy.
A US court has found some of the world's biggest tobacco companies guilty of racketeering charges over attempts to suppress evidence about the damage caused by their...
Research unravelling the bodyїs immune response to the human papilloma virus (HPV), the major cause of cervical cancer, has given scientists important clues to new targets...
A new US study reveals that younger women with breast cancer and who have fewer female relatives, may be unaware they have a strong family history of the disease.
A new drug is effective against advanced forms of the most common type of skin cancer, according to US research.
Cancer Research UK will launch a three-year campaign to raise awareness of the risks and symptoms of mouth cancer, with funding from the Department of Health.
Survival for people diagnosed with Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia (CML) has risen by nearly half, with around 58 per cent of people surviving their disease for at least five...