August 27, 2014

1:18 PM | Mustard gas – from the Great War to frontline chemotherapy
From the Great War trenches to the frontline against cancer, mustard gas has come a long way, thanks to the outstanding research of chemist Alexander Haddow.

August 26, 2014

6:24 PM | Building the evidence for innovative radiotherapy
A look at a Government announcement to help fund some of our radiotherapy trials

August 22, 2014

10:28 AM | Botox for stomach cancer? No, but the research is fascinating
We take a look at science behind widespread but overblown media reports that Botox could be used to treat stomach cancer

August 15, 2014

11:18 AM | Prostate drug decision highlights urgent need for reform
Just a week after the controversy over breast cancer drug Kadcyla, the inflexibilities within the UK’s disparate drug approval systems have been pulled into sharp focus once again. NICE – the organisation that tells the English and Welsh NHS which drugs it should pay for – has said that the health service should not routinely […]

August 13, 2014

10:30 PM | Obesity and cancer – adding more weight to the evidence
Here we explore a new study looking at the link between obesity and the risk of 22 of the most common cancer types.

August 11, 2014

10:26 AM | A £6 million commitment to prevent more cancers
A look at our new £6 million initiative to support cutting-edge research into lifestyle and behavioural changes that can prevent cancer.

August 05, 2014

11:38 PM | Aspirin and cancer – not quite, but nearly
We discuss a new analysis of the pros and cons of taking regular aspirin, and ask 'what's next?'
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