News about our research and research breakthroughs.
Thursday 22 December 2016
Testing for a gene commonly mutated in ovarian cancers could pick out patients...
Breast Cancer Now responds to study suggesting naturally-occuring symptoms may be mistaken for side-effects of tamoxifen and could affect adherence
Friday 9 December 2016
Women taking tamoxifen to prevent breast cancer were less likely to continue...
Wednesday 30 November 2016
We respond to a study regarding an optical fibre probe that distinguishes breast cancer tissue from normal tissue.
Wednesday 9 November 2016
New research finds taking single...
Tuesday 8 November 2016
Our response to new research presented at the 2016 National Cancer Research Institute (NCRI) Cancer Conference...
Monday 24 October 2016
Scientists funded by Breast Cancer Now have identified a molecule crucial to the...
Tuesday 18 October 2016
New research into breast and bowel cancers that have spread to the liver shows that some tumours power their growth...
Friday 16 September 2016
Scientists part-funded by Breast Cancer Now have discovered that non-cancer cells that wrap around blood vessels –...
Scientists discover how breast cancers use white blood cells to avoid immune defences and promote growth
Tuesday 6 September 2016
Finding could lead to development of a new breast cancer treatment that prevents key...
Breast Cancer Now responds to study showing 'liquid biopsy' could guide treatment to help delay disease progression for twice as long
Thursday 1 September 2016
A blood test that detects when the most common form of breast cancer has become resistant to treatment could double...