22 Apr 2014
ICR researchers have proved for the first time that a group of proteins known as the APC/C plays a vital role in enabling cancer cells to divide successfully. This complex could therefore be targeted with drugs to prevent cancerous cells from dividing.
17 Apr 2014
Scientists have identified the first genetic variant specifically associated with the risk of invasive lobular carcinoma, a difficult-to-diagnose cancer sub-type accounting for around 10-15% of all breast cancer cases.
14 Apr 2014
A tiny genetic molecule called microRNA plays a central role in bowel cancer and could be key to developing new treatments for the disease, say ICR Researchers.