Friday, February 9, 2018

Between now and 22 April, we'll be introducing you to Bec and the other members of #TeamSarcoma running the Virgin Money London Marathon. Bec is one of 68 champions (so far) who, by pounding the streets, will help Sarcoma UK being aboutabout enormous change to the lives of sarcoma patients, their friends and families. 

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

We are sad to announce that Sarcoma UK’s Chief Executive, Lindsey Bennister, will be leaving the charity at the end of March.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Zoe Conway and Baroness Liz Sugg organised a hugely memorable quiz night in memory of Chris, who was Principal Private Secretary to the then Prime Minister, David Cameron, with the proceeds going to Sarcoma UK. Family, friends and colleagues gathered to take part but also to remember Chris.

Monday, November 13, 2017

Olaratumab (commercially known as Lartruvo) has been approved in Scotland for people with a soft tissue sarcoma that has spread and can’t be treated with surgery or radiotherapy.

"This is a real good news story for people living with soft tissue sarcoma in Scotland", says Lindsey Bennister. 

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Papercut artist Chop Pop is generously donating all proceeds from the sale of 196 posterboards to Carey’s Campaign, in memory of Carey Lander, the keyboardist with Camera Obscura, who passed away from osteosarcoma in 2015. 

Monday, October 30, 2017

Show your support for Sarcoma UK this Christmas with our selection of thoughtful gifts. Also find out how you can support us while doing your online shopping without spending a penny extra.

Monday, October 2, 2017

Monday, September 25, 2017

Dr Robin Young and his team at the University of Sheffield want to find out if a simple blood sample before a scan could help tell us if a sarcoma has started to spread or that someone was at high risk of their sarcoma spreading.

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Did you know that sarcoma is far more common in dogs than it is in humans?

A team at the University of Cambridge hopes to get a better understanding of how osteosarcoma spreads by measuring the levels of circulating tumour cells (CTCs) in the blood of dogs with osteosarcoma.

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