Trends in Cancer Research
Infographic Oct 25, 2017 | by Jack Rudd, Senior Editor for Technology Networks
We are living in an exciting era for cancer research, with basic research discoveries fueling a swift translation of new and personalized therapies. But, being made up of over 200 subtypes, cancer is a complex disease that demands study from multiple perspectives.
Billions of dollars have already been invested in cancer research around the world. Meaning we have a better understanding than ever of the drivers of the disease and how to predict, diagnose, suppress and treat it.
This infographic highlights some of the key themes in cancer research including trends in:
- Research funding
- Publication output
- Research and development
The Monster Lurking Beneath Our FeetInfographic
Increasing pressures of a growing population and changing toilet and kitchen habits are taking their toll on our sewer system. Currently it is estimated that drain clearance costs the UK £80 million a year. Now a supersized fatberg, estimated to be a record breaking 750 meters long, is being removed from under Central London and scientists are getting stuck in to reveal just what is clogging up our drains.READ MORE