Tag Archives: Cancer Research UK

December, 2017

  • 15 December

    Cancer Research UK and Celgene Enter Drug Discovery Collaboration

    (Friday) – Cancer Research UK today announced the signing of a five-year drug-discovery collaboration between its subsidiary, Cancer Research Technology (CRT), and Celgene Corporation, to discover, develop and commercialize new anti-cancer treatments. This arrangement represents an expansion of Cancer Research Technology’s theme-based translational model that now encompasses six industry partnerships, including …

July, 2017

  • 7 July

    Simple Test Predicts Return of Bladder Cancer

    Scientists have devised a simple test for an earlier and more accurate warning of returning bladder cancer than existing methods, according to research* published in the British Journal of Cancer today (Friday). Researchers from the University Hospital of Lyon tested the urine of 348 bladder cancer patients for a faulty protein called …

June, 2017

April, 2017

March, 2017

  • 27 March

    New Era in Precision Medicine for Pancreatic Cancer

    The development of new treatments for pancreatic cancer is set to be transformed by a network of clinical trials, aiming to find the right trial for the right patient, after a £10 million investment from Cancer Research UK. The investment will support the PRECISION Panc* project which aims to develop …

February, 2017

November, 2016

July, 2016

March, 2016

  • 7 March

    Blood Test May Give Early Warning of Skin Cancer Relapse

    A blood test may be able to sound early warning bells that patients with advanced melanoma skin cancer are relapsing, according to a study published in the journal Cancer Discovery today. Scientists from the Cancer Research UK Manchester Institute studied the DNA shed by tumours into the bloodstream – called circulating tumour DNA …

October, 2015