Scientists are developing a new drug for treating acute myeloid leukaemia (AML), a type of blood cancer that affects around 3,100 people in the UK each year.
DNA errors in the cell’s energy ‘factories’ increases the chances of survival for people with bowel cancer, according to a new study.
Scientists at the Wellcome Sanger Institute have discovered that that genetic structure of the placenta contains many of the same genetic mutations found in children’s cancers.
Researchers have uncovered a new link between higher levels of testosterone in the blood and increased risk of melanoma skin cancer in men.
An existing combination of chemotherapy could be used to provide a new option for biliary tract cancer patients.
How does bacon cause cancer? Research shows that moderate processed and red meat eating increases bowel cancer risk.
The first proton beam therapy clinical trial in the UK is finding out if this innovative new form of radiotherapy can improve throat cancer treatment.
Scientists have mapped out some of the earliest changes that occur in seemingly healthy breast tissue long before any tumours appear.
We spoke with Professor Kev Dhaliwal, chief investigator of the SPIKE-1 trial, about how repurposing a drug in a COVID-19 trial could benefit people with cancer.