Researchers have discovered how unusually long strands of RNA help colon cancer cells to avoid death, allowing unregulated growth.
A major new analysis reveals for the first time the likely cause of most cases of childhood leukaemia, and that the disease might be preventable.
The U.K. Prime Minister, Theresa May has made her first appearance in a series on industrial strategy, whereby she has pledged millions of pounds of government funding to develop artificial intelligence to transform outcomes through early diagnosis of cancer and chronic disease.
A new way to simplify complex biomolecular data about tumours could in principle make it easier to prescribe the appropriate treatment for a specific patient.
Medigene has agreed to expand its nearly two-year-old strategic alliance with Bluebird bio, focusing on the research and development of T-cell receptor-modified T-cell immunotherapies (TCR-T) for the treatment of cancer.
Researchers have slowed the growth of pancreatic cancer by harnessing CRISPR genome editing to remove key molecules implicated in its spread.
Researchers have uncovered a number of proteins that could play a critical role propagating signals within cells that can lead to uncontrolled cell growth—one of the hallmarks of cancer.
Scientists have discovered the first example of a gene that is only found in one sex, and provides protection against cancers including an aggressive form of leukaemia.
Researchers are trying to boost the effectiveness of cancer-killing viruses to treat conditions, including brain tumours.