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Centre for Cancer

A Newcastle University Centre of Research Excellence.

Latest news and events from the Centre for Cancer

New research reveals key reasons behind low cancer survival rates in rural Yorkshire
How “chameleon cancers” can change their colours to survive treatment
Hope for young cancer patients thanks to clinical trial at Newcastle Hospitals

Latest from Newcastle

Leading bone cancer scientists aim to improve surgical techniques

New research led by Newcastle will bring together scientists from across the globe to accelerate fluorescence-guided surgery for bone cancer patients.

Charity collaboration sees treatment for rare cancer go global

A specialist cancer trials team funded by the Sir Bobby Robson Foundation, is helping progress pioneering treatment of a group of rare cancers called sarcomas, attracting international interest.

Low-dose breast cancer screening feasibility studied

The feasibility of a low-dose molecular breast imaging technology is beginning testing by Newcastle University, Newcastle Hospitals and Kromek UK.