#Cancer

Meet five young engineers are on a mission to make the world a better place

4 days ago — Long Read

New films just released by "Tomorrow's Engineers" showcase five inspiring British engineers and how their work impacts on our nation’s health and wellbeing. The films mark Tomorrow’s Engineers Week seventh...

Google AI can spot lung cancer a year before doctors

6 months ago — Quick Read

While Googles latest phones caught the headlines at this week's Googles i/o keynote - the internet giant also revealed its latest - potentially life-saving - advancements in AI tech. Google...

This Open Source Machine Learning Tool Predicts The Best Chemo Choice 80% of the time

11 months ago — Long Read

A new machine learning tool has been developed by bio-engineers at Georgia Tech. It can analyze a patients RNA and match them with the best chemo-drugs. It has matched patients...

Nanomachines engineered to drill into cancer cells killing them in just 60 seconds

2 years ago — Long Read

An international team, including bio-engineers from Durham University, have used motorised molecules driven by light to drill holes in the membranes of cancer cells - killing them. The new technique...

The University of Oxford are unlocking exciting new approaches in chemotherapy and radiotherapy using ultrasound

3 years ago — Long Read

Good news for the ground-breaking research of biomedical engineer Professor Eleanor Stride and the team at the University of Oxford; they have secured funding from the CRUK–EPSRC Multidisciplinary Project Award...

How a bubbly drink inspired more effective cancer treatment

3 years ago — Long Read

Scientists are developing a bubbly drink for Cancer Research UK, that is packed with oxygen microbubbles which could make treatments more potent for hard to treat tumours like pancreatic cancer....