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New treatment for urothelial cancer approved by NICE

New treatment for urothelial cancer approved by NICE

Over 800 people with locally advanced or metastatic urothelial cancer are set to benefit from a new treatment for urothelial cancer – avelumab – following its recommendation for routine NHS funding in final draft guidance published NICE. The recommendation for this...
Can a common childhood virus cause bladder cancer?

Can a common childhood virus cause bladder cancer?

A common childhood viral infection causes damage to cells in the bladder which may lead to cancer, a new study has shown. The study, led by researchers at the University of York and funded by the charity York Against Cancer, used laboratory grown human bladder cells...