Francis Crick Institute

‘Holy grail’ of cancer treatment on the horizon as research reveals tumour weak spot

Researchers have discovered a unique marker present in every tumour that could revolutionise the way cancer is treated. The marker,…

British scientists given go-ahead for ‘gene editing’ (but it’s not quite a world first)

British scientists have gained approval for modifying human embryos following a decision by the fertility regulator. The experiments, at the…

Aspirin ‘could help immune system fight cancer’

Researchers at the Francis Crick Institute have made a discovery that they say could boost the power of immunotherapy treatments,…