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A revolutionary approach to angiogenesis could make cancer treatment more effective at killing tumours

A revolutionary approach to angiogenesis could make cancer treatment more effective at killing tumours

Lycopene may be able to inhibit the growth of prostate tumours

Lycopene may be able to inhibit the growth of prostate tumours

Acne-like rash linked to effectiveness of new targeted cancer treatment – cetuximab

Acne-like rash linked to effectiveness of new targeted cancer treatment – cetuximab

Researchers show gossypol – a drug refined from cottonseed oil is a cancer treatment booster

Researchers show gossypol – a drug refined from cottonseed oil is a cancer treatment booster

New funding for Scottish scientists to tackle diseases such as asthma and multiple sclerosis

New funding for Scottish scientists to tackle diseases such as asthma and multiple sclerosis

Cancer Research Technology and The Institute of Cancer Research complete licence with Vernalis

Cancer Research Technology and The Institute of Cancer Research complete licence with Vernalis

Phase II trials of the first second-generation antisense cancer drug to be used in patients soon to be underway

Phase II trials of the first second-generation antisense cancer drug to be used in patients soon to be underway

Trial shows which brain cancer patients benefit from temozolomide

Trial shows which brain cancer patients benefit from temozolomide

Researchers reveal potential new role for Glivec/Imatinib

Researchers reveal potential new role for Glivec/Imatinib

Arsenic trioxide - invented as a treatment for a rare type of leukaemia

Arsenic trioxide - invented as a treatment for a rare type of leukaemia

Guidant announces plans to initiate vulnerable plaque study

Guidant announces plans to initiate vulnerable plaque study

Stem cells from umbilical cord blood, given intravenously with mannitol drug reduce stroke size and damage

Stem cells from umbilical cord blood, given intravenously with mannitol drug reduce stroke size and damage

THC in marijuana may block the spread of forms of cancer causing herpes viruses

THC in marijuana may block the spread of forms of cancer causing herpes viruses

Breakthrough in spinal regeneration research

Breakthrough in spinal regeneration research

ChemGenex discovers five new depression genes

ChemGenex discovers five new depression genes

Genetically modified bacterium as remedy for intestinal diseases

Genetically modified bacterium as remedy for intestinal diseases

Potential new drug for the treatment of sickle cell disease

Potential new drug for the treatment of sickle cell disease

Transthyretin discovery may halt progression of Alzheimer's

Transthyretin discovery may halt progression of Alzheimer's

Scientist rewarded for breaking down transplant rejection

Scientist rewarded for breaking down transplant rejection

Advances in gene silencing on the agenda

Advances in gene silencing on the agenda