Why brain tumours are more common in men

The absence of a protein known to reduce cancer risk can explain why brain tumours occur more often in males and are more harmful than similar tumours in females.

New type of eye cancer discovered in babies

Scientists have discovered a new type of retinoblastoma, a rapidly developing eye cancer that affects very young babies.

Tumour suppressor protein `strongest just before death`

In a new study, researchers have discovered a protein that does its best work with one foot in the grave.

1 out of 9 child deaths due to Retinoblastoma

Retinoblastoma, which is the most common tumour of the eye, accounts for one out of every nine deaths for children suffering from the disease.