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Blood tests, breath studies and better CT scans could all help detect lung cancers earlier. We investigate the latest research that could inform lung screening.
‘Universal fingerprint’ in cancer DNA points to potential blood test. But it’s not ready for patients
A '10 minute cancer test’ is big news today. The science behind the headlines is exciting, but the test is a long way from being used to diagnose cancer.
Cancer Research UK have appointed Rita Akushie as the charity's new Chief Financial Officer, starting in January 2019
Researchers are trying to diagnose lung cancer early through screening, and studying if the benefits of early detection outweigh the harms.
Only around a fifth of women at higher risk of developing breast cancer think they need to take a drug proven to help prevent the disease.
News digest – cancer survival, cervical screening, immunotherapy on the NHS and US targeted drug approval
In the news this week: cancer survival in England is still lagging behind the best and a second immunotherapy drug is made available for advanced skin cancer on the NHS....
An immunotherapy drug will be made available to some patients with advanced melanoma skin cancer on the NHS in England.
Cancer Research UK, the Francis Crick Institute and Bristol-Myers Squibb join forces to map out lung cancer immunology
This collaboration will help develop a ‘rule book’ to guide precision combination immunotherapies and to speed up the development of new lung cancer treatments.
A targeted cancer drug will now be available for some adults with advanced liver cancer on the NHS.