Treating liver cancer by guiding immune cells to the right place
Paid for by University of Birmingham and NIHR Birmingham Biomedical Research Centre Hepatocellular cancer (HCC), the most common form of primary liver cancer, is a major global challenge. Cases around the world, including in the UK, are set to rise dramatically in the coming years.1 HCC is difficult to diagnose at an early stage because … Continued
‘Fantastic and unique opportunity’ to end this deadly hepatitis virus
Collaboration, new treatments and reaching out to marginalised communities are helping England achieve its goal of eliminating hepatitis C by 2030. England has committed to eliminating hepatitis C before 2030, with an ambition of 2025 – a bold vision that could have positive ramifications for the whole of society. NHS England, patient charities, the third … Continued
Your Liver 2020
‘SIRT saved my life’ says liver cancer survivor
“Without SIRT, I would be dead by now,” says Martyn Griffiths, who was told he had liver cancer after a routine chest X-ray discovered it by chance. When Martyn Griffiths was told he had a tumour the size of a grapefruit on his liver, his world fell apart. But six years after being told he … Continued