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We caught up with Director of Research, Dr Catherine Elliott, to talk pandemic recovery, research careers and the role of curiosity in a goal driven scientific environment We caught up with Director of Research, Dr Catherine Elliott, to talk pandemic recovery, research careers and the role of curiosity in a goal driven scientific environment

by Phil Prime | Interview | 2 November 2021

2 November 2021

The Comprehensive Spending Review has set out the Government’s spending plans for the next three years - but what do these plans mean for our research community and its work? The Comprehensive Spending Review has set out the Government’s spending plans for the next three years - but what do these plans mean for our research community and its work?

by Oliver Buckley-Mellor | Analysis | 29 October 2021

29 October 2021

  • Science & Technology
  • Health & Medicine
  • For Researchers

Why people and culture matter in research

We bring you a summary of the government’s recent R&D People & Culture Strategy and what it could mean for cancer researchers We bring you a summary of the government’s recent R&D People & Culture Strategy and what it could mean for cancer researchers

by Cancer Research UK | Research Feature | 10 August 2021

10 August 2021

  • Science & Technology
  • For Researchers

Embedding research integrity at the core of our science

Cancer Research UK has deepened its commitment to good research practice by becoming a signatory of the Concordat to support research integrity Cancer Research UK has deepened its commitment to good research practice by becoming a signatory of the Concordat to support research integrity

by Phil Prime | Research Feature | 28 July 2021

28 July 2021

Big Ben

This autumn the chancellor Rishi Sunak will set out the Government’s spending priorities. Here's why it's time to invest in cancer services and research. This autumn the chancellor Rishi Sunak will set out the Government’s spending priorities. Here's why it's time to invest in cancer services and research.

by Matt Sample | Analysis | 20 October 2020

20 October 2020

Iain Foulkes, our executive director of research at Cancer Research UK

Today’s new figures, from the UK’s National Cancer Research Institute, project a devastating 24% drop in the UK’s overall cancer research spending this year, driven by a 46% fall in charity sector funding. Today’s new figures, from the UK’s National Cancer Research Institute, project a devastating 24% drop in the UK’s overall cancer research spending this year, driven by a 46% fall in charity sector funding.

by Iain Foulkes | Opinion | 24 September 2020

24 September 2020

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic and it's impact on our fundraising, we've had to cut our research spend. Here's everything you need to know. In light of the COVID-19 pandemic and it's impact on our fundraising, we've had to cut our research spend. Here's everything you need to know.

by Aine McCarthy | Analysis | 16 April 2020

16 April 2020

Photo of Ines Figuiredo.

With the Government redesigning the immigration system, we spoke to scientist Ines Figueiredo about her experiences of moving to and working in the UK. With the Government redesigning the immigration system, we spoke to scientist Ines Figueiredo about her experiences of moving to and working in the UK.

by Ben Moore | Analysis | 5 September 2019

5 September 2019

artificial intelligence

The new Government have made several announcements about science and the NHS, including a new Artificial Intelligence lab. But what does it mean for cancer? The new Government have made several announcements about science and the NHS, including a new Artificial Intelligence lab. But what does it mean for cancer?

by Rose Gray | Analysis | 13 August 2019

13 August 2019