Latest Cancer Research UK Stories

2014-09-23 04:21:52

CAMBRIDGE, England, September 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New spin-out from Cancer Research UK launched with funding from Imperial Innovations, Cambridge Innovation

2014-09-11 08:27:28

-Conference Call and Webcast on September 12, 2014 at 8:30 a.m. ET, 5:30 a.m. PT- MENLO PARK, Calif. and LONDON, Sept.

2014-08-08 08:26:19

TOKYO, Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cancer Research UK and its commercial arm, Cancer Research Technology ("CRT"), are to join forces with Astellas Pharma Inc.

2013-07-26 13:41:37

Scientists have discovered a new molecule that prevents cancer cells from responding and surviving when starved of oxygen and which could be developed into new treatments for the disease.

Smartphone Game To Help Fight Cancer
2013-03-01 20:28:01

When tackling difficult and complex challenges, it is often recommended to take a team approach and share the burden with as many people as possible. Cancer Research UK (CRUK) is doing just that, sharing the load of looking for a cure for cancer amongst anyone with a smartphone.

2013-01-30 10:18:36

Embarrassment and not wanting to waste their doctors' time are more frequently reported by British people than in other countries.

2012-12-08 05:00:06

Mee healthcare announces the launch of its sixth mee healthcare centre tomorrow. The new 1530 sq. ft.

Cancer Deaths In The UK Expected To Fall
2012-09-26 04:54:45

Researchers from the United Kingdom recently revealed that they believe that cancer deaths will decline by almost 17 percent by 2030 if people continue to drop the smoking habit and there is a steady stream of treatments in development.

2012-08-10 02:44:26

High levels of iron could raise the risk of bowel cancer by switching on a key pathway in people with faults in a critical anti-cancer gene.

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.