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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

Major funding for Newcastle researchers to target cancer

Scientists have received nearly £6 million from Cancer Research UK to fund their fight against the disease in adults and children.

Revolutionary new bone cancer drug could save lives

Researchers have developed a new drug that works against all the main types of primary bone cancer.

Blood cancer manipulates immune cells to survive

The most comprehensive study to date of the blood cancer, Hodgkin lymphoma, has provided fascinating insights into what tumour cells must do to survive.