Cancer Research UK

Cancer Research UK launches ambitious manifesto to avoid 20,000 cancer deaths a year by 2040

Posted in Medicine, Science on 28th Dec, 2023
by Alex Muller

Research has made a substantial difference to cancer survival. According to Cancer Research UK, more than one million lives in the UK have been saved since the late 1980s thanks to advances in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cancer.

Cancer Research UK ‘turning down far too much’ due to rising costs, says CEO

Posted in Medicine on 7th Sep, 2023
by Alex Muller

According to CRUK’s financial accounts for March 2023, the charity spent £45m less on research than the year prior at £398m.

Michelle Mitchell: Cancer is a fixable problem

Posted in Science on 14th Jun, 2023
by Alex Muller

Michelle Mitchell, chief executive of Cancer Research UK, explains the outlook on future cancer treatments.

Cancer Research UK launches innovation unit

Posted in Medicine on 30th May, 2022
by Alex Muller

Industry partners get access to £400 million of research to “accelerate pace” medicines reach patients.

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.