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.
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.
The spin out companies are engineering viruses to seek and destroy cancer cells and using bacteria to break down the physical defences of tumours.
People with a certain type of advanced breast cancer will now have routine access to a new treatment option in England.
The Scottish Medicines Consortium (SMC) has approved the immunotherapy drug nivolumab (Opdivo) for some patients with advanced oesophageal cancer.
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Almost a third of cancer patients have reported receiving worse care since COVID-19 began, according to a new survey commissioned by Cancer Research UK.