Cancer Research UK

Charity offers 00m for new ways to beat cancer

Posted in Science on 12th Oct, 2015
by Alex Muller

A cancer charity is offering 00m in research money for international scientists to come up with new approaches to beating cancer.

Scientists trigger self-destruct switch in lung cancer cells

Posted in Medicine on 1st Nov, 2014
by Alex Muller

Cancer Research UK scientists have found a drug combination that can trigger the self-destruct process in lung cancer cells - paving the way for new treatments.

Half of cancer sufferers 'live a decade or more'

Posted in Medicine on 29th Apr, 2014
by Alex Muller

Half of people in England and Wales now being diagnosed with cancer will survive at least a decade - double the rate in the early 1970s, figures show.