We received this information last night and have been working hard with other charities since to get clarity on the situation. We have now managed...

29 August 2014

The fund, which allows patients to receive treatments that are not routinely available on the NHS, has helped more than 55,000 cancer patients since...

28 August 2014

What an amazing result. The efforts, the footsteps and all of the laughs along the way have seen you all contribute a fantastic £500,000 towards...

9 August 2014

Kadcyla (trastuzumab emtansine) is a unique, combination drug made up of trastuzumab (Herceptin) and a very potent chemotherapy drug, DM1, linked...

6 August 2014

Dr Matthew Lam, Senior Research Officer at Breakthrough Breast Cancer, says: “This is an exciting study as it highlights the need to identify rare...

5 August 2014

Funded by Breakthrough Breast Cancer and conducted at The Institute of Cancer Research, London, the Generations Study is the world’s largest and most...

5 August 2014

The project is expected to help develop tailored treatments so that future patients don’t need to go through such treatments as chemotherapy and its...

1 August 2014

New research published in the American journal Cancer Research has suggested that women who recently used birth control pills containing high-dose...

31 July 2014

The new type of radiotherapy is set to be recommended for NHS patients in England under carefully controlled circumstances. Baroness Delyth Morgan...

25 July 2014