HIV drug 'can slow cancer spread'

A drug used to treat HIV infection can slow the deadly spread of prostate cancer, research has shown.

Fundraisers set to save lives

Supporters and volunteers of Cancer Research UK in Bridport were thanked for their efforts with tea, cake and a visit from a research scientist.

Children’s launches $100M fundraiser for cancer research

With an assist from Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson, Seattle Children’s Hospital and Research Foundation is kicking off a $100 million fundraising campaign to support research on a promising new type of treatment for some types of childhood cancer.

Nashville singer battling cancer holds benefit concert to fund research

A Nashville singer battling lung cancer will hold a benefit concert to raise money for research at Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center.

Cancer Research UK, Illumina sign sequencing technology deal for lung cancer trial

Cancer Research UK has signed a supply agreement with Illumina to use its gene sequencing technology in a Phase IIa lung cancer clinical trial in the UK that aims to advance personalized medicine.

'Exciting' bladder cancer drug trial

A trial to help the immune system fight bladder cancer is showing "exciting" results with tumours completely disappearing in some patients.