Pembrolizumab will be made available for some adults in Scotland with bowel cancer that’s spread to other parts of the body.
Adults in England with advanced hormone-sensitive prostate cancer that’s spread to other parts of the body will now have a new treatment option.
The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency has approved the first-of-its-kind drug sotorasib for some people with non small cell lung cancer.
Find out how the OPTIMAM project’s mammogram collection is heralding a new dawn of machine learning based cancer detection
Dr Sally George tells us about her work on neuroblastoma and why childhood cancers really do need specific research to develop the most effective treatments.
Find out how the chemistry inside plants can lead to life-changing drugs and how a cannabis-derived drug is part of a new trial to help people with a type of aggressive brain cancer.
The number of 18 to 34 year-olds in England who smoke increased by 25% in the first lockdown, according to a study published today in the journal Addiction and funded by Cancer Research UK.
The charity’s commercial arm saw the amount of money from both internal and external sources invested in its spinouts more than double in the last year.
Meet two of the latest Primer Awardees and find out why forensic science and nanomaterials are, in fact, ideal backgrounds for cancer research
The spin out companies are engineering viruses to seek and destroy cancer cells and using bacteria to break down the physical defences of tumours.