Tag: cancer

  • A pregnant mother’s shock skin cancer diagnosis: I thought I was going to die

    A pregnant mother’s shock skin cancer diagnosis: I thought I was going to die

    A mum who was diagnosed with skin cancer while expecting her first child is urging Scots to enjoy the sunshine this summer. It comes as skin cancer cases reach a record high – linked to the trend of tanning and cheap holiday packages. Andrea Lambrou was 36 weeks pregnant with her son Leo in July…

  • Major deal to send new cancer vaccine to trial

    Major deal to send new cancer vaccine to trial

    The government signs an agreement with BioNTech SE to provide 10,000 patients with clear cancer antibodies by 2030 NHS England’s New Cancer Vaccine Launch Pad aims to improve access to personalized treatments and clinical trials. BioNTech SE to establish laboratories and regional centers in England to support the development of immunotherapy. A new cancer treatment…

  • Up to 10,000 Britons could take part in cancer vaccine trials

    Up to 10,000 Britons could take part in cancer vaccine trials

    Up to 10,000 Britons are set to take part in clinical trials for a personalized cancer vaccine by 2030 after the government signed a deal with a leading pharmaceutical company. Patients will receive specific immunotherapy that works by stimulating the immune system to recognize and eliminate cancer cells. The announcement came after the government signed…