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Mon 11 November 2019
The Less Survivable Cancers Taskforce is calling on the next Government to end the vicious cycle which has seen survivability stagnate amongst the six deadliest cancers over the last decade, through the release of a new report.Read More about 'Deadliest cancers have received just 7% of research funding over 10 years.'
Actor Olivia Williams becomes Pancreatic Cancer UK ambassador after surviving a rare form of the diseaseWed 06 November 2019Actor Olivia Williams has for the first time written about surviving a rare type of pancreatic cancer to throw a spotlight on the disease and mark her officially becoming a Pancreatic Cancer UK Ambassador.Read More about 'Actor Olivia Williams becomes Pancreatic Cancer UK ambassador after surviving a rare form of the disease'
Wed 30 October 2019
We're calling on the next UK Government to commit to a dedicated action plan to transform survival for the first time in 50 years, a manifesto for change at the heart of our Demand Survival Now Campaign.Read More about 'Pancreatic Cancer UK urges next Government to adopt our manifesto for transforming survival'
Pancreatic Cancer UK funds innovative new study to search for ‘DNA fingerprint’ for pancreatic cancerTue 29 October 2019We are funding a team at Oxford University to test to identify the ‘DNA fingerprint’ of pancreatic cancer in the blood of patients – the first attempt of its kind to detect the presence of the disease before a tumour has even formed.Read More about 'Pancreatic Cancer UK funds innovative new study to search for ‘DNA fingerprint’ for pancreatic cancer'
Wed 16 October 2019
We comment on a review that suggests cancer screening services be improved to prevent a “worrying decline” in the number of people attending.Read More about 'New review suggests cancer screening services receive major improvement'