Cancer Research UK




Cancer Research UK are the world’s leading cancer charity dedicated to saving lives through research. Their ground-breaking work into the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cancer has seen survival rates double in the last 40 years. Cancer Research UK’s scientists and doctors have contributed to most of the world’s top cancer drugs and have pioneered the use of radiotherapy to treat cancer.

In addition to research, Cancer Research UK help millions of people access the information they need to understand cancer. They campaign on key cancer issues and run awareness initiatives to increase early detection and help people to reduce their risk of cancer. The charity receives no government funding for its life-saving research, meaning every step it takes towards beating cancer relies on every pound donated. Together with its partners and supporters, Cancer Research UK’s vision is to bring forward the day when all cancers are cured.

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Jun 19th 2017

Discover the science behind targeted cancer treatments that are changing the landscape of patient care on this free online course. Thanks to ground-breaking research in cancer over the past 20 years, new, more targeted treatments have been developed that are changing the way we treat cancer, and providing new hope for patients. This free online course from Cancer Research UK, will explore the science behind new targeted cancer treatments, how they work, and the patients they benefit.

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Jun 5th 2017

1 in 2 people will develop cancer in their lifetime. At Cancer Research UK we want to get people talking about cancer & health. This course will show you how to encourage people to make healthy lifestyle changes, use local services or visit their doctor promptly if they notice changes to their body.

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