Scientists edge closer to targeting an 'undruggable' cancer gene

Cancers caused by a hyperactive faulty gene called Myc seem to depend on a protein called...

CR-UK announces changes to funding committees and schemes

 

An announcement from Dr Iain Foulkes, Executive Director of Strategy and Research Funding

Cancer Research UK is making changes to the structure of its funding committees and funding schemes....

Scotland will trial Lung cancer screening programme

Ten thousand smokers in Scotland are to take part in a trial screening programme for lung cancer, reports BBC.

The trial will involve people who have smoked at least 20 a day for more than 20 years, who are most at risk...

DCC Development Fund invites new proposals

The Dundee Cancer Centre (DCC) is pleased to announce a call for proposals under its Development Fund which seeks to support new, innovative and cutting edge projects that would advance the aims of the Centre. ...

Public ignorance and fear add thousands to annual cancer death toll, says CR-UK report

More than three quarters of people asked to list possible warning signs and symptoms of cancer failed to mention pain, coughing or problems with bowels or bladder according to a...