Maeve Lowery

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The scientists have successfully reversed the mutation’s effects by slowing cancer cell growth in laboratory conditions. Photograph: iStock

Scientists in Trinity College Dublin have discovered how a specific genetic mutation causes an incurable childhood cancer, and have successfully rever(...)

‘Ireland . . . still has some way to go to match the best countries for pancreatic and ovarian cancer survival.’ File photograph: Getty

Survival rates for many hard-to-treat cancers across the State still lag other affluent countries despite big improvements over the past 20 years, a n(...)