Catherine studied anatomical science at the University of Bristol before heading to London. She completed her PhD in Immunology at Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, tracking the movement of immune cells. She joined the Science Communications team at Cancer Research UK in 2016, where she works to help communicate the charity’s research to the public.
An idea to use the Zika virus to tackle brain tumours, 3D printed ovaries, sunscreen and… is breast milk the next ‘cancer cure’? Here’s our weekly news digest.
Find out about the pioneering ideas our researchers are putting to the test, from harnessing the power of the Zika virus to finding cancer’s paper trail.
Our rapid turn-around funding scheme aims to fund high-risk research that we wouldn’t normally fund.
Our scientists are developing a new experimental drug to target how cancer cells repair their DNA, and upset cancer’s balance.
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Cancer cells’ ‘safety catch’, a smartphone cancer app for doctors, blood tests and… chocolate?