cancer research

The fraction of cancer attributable to modifiable risk factors in the UK in 2015

Posted in Medicine on 3rd Apr, 2021
by Alex Muller

Tobacco and obesity remain the top contributors of attributable cancer cases.

New Technologies That Will Change The Way Cancer Is Treated

Posted in Medicine, Reviews on 15th Mar, 2020
by Alex Muller

One type of cell therapy consists of taking immune T-cells from the patient and genetically engineering them to target a specific cancer antigen.

Drug targeting common cancer cause enters phase 2 clinical trials

Posted in Medicine on 24th Dec, 2019
by Alex Muller

Known as AMG 510, the drug targets a gene mutation that’s one of the most common causes of cancer.

Cancer 'tidal wave' on horizon, warns WHO

Posted in Medicine on 5th Feb, 2014
by Alex Muller

The globe is facing a "tidal wave" of cancer, and restrictions on alcohol and sugar need to be considered.