Research news

World’s ugliest animal provides cancer clues

September 2014 -

New study investigates cancer-resistant jelly

Society researchers present at prestigious international conference

June 2014 -

Findings from clinical trials could lead to changes in treatment

Taking it personally

March 2014 -

Join our first research tweet chat on April 1

Research news digest

January 2014 -

Tobacco, Hippos and treating brain cancer

Improving palliative care for cancer patients

November 2012 -

Study shows need for earlier referrals to palliative care services

Super resolution microscope brings cells to life

November 2012 -

First super resolution microscope in Canada used to discover how cells divide

New study on chemotherapy drugs

August 2012 -

Scientists use microscopic screening to improve drug therapies for patients

MAGIC team of scientists find new strategies for treating childhood brain cancer

August 2012 -

Study looks at personalized treatment options for childhood brain cancer

Dr Abhijit Guha receives 2011 Medal of Courage

April 2012 -

Neurosurgeon and cancer researcher honoured posthumously

Canadian Cancer Society innovation

March 2012 -

The Canadian Cancer Society Innovation Grants received 2 mentions in the March 6 Senate Debates

New research points to better treatments for childhood brain cancer

February 2012 -

Study explains why some treatments don’t work

Increase in thyroid cancer rates studied

February 2012 -

High body mass index may boost risk, Society researchers find

Top research stories of 2011

January 2012 -

Society-funded researchers making important discoveries