The word means death to millions every year.
For more than 30 years, molecular biologists have been trying to work out what it is, and why we get it.
Geoff WATT investigates why there is still no cure for cancer...
documentaries (programme format)
investigative programmes (presentation style)
03 Jan 1996 19:45-20:30 (RADIO 4)
26 Jun 1996 20:15-21:00 (RADIO 4)
Richard Aedy (Producer)
Gerard Evan (Cell Nucleus Laboratory) (Speaker)
David Lane (Cell Transformation Research G) (Speaker)
Judah Folkman (Professor) (Speaker)
Carol Greider (Cold Spring Harbour Laboratory) (Speaker)
David Bradley (Initial Research) (Speaker)
John Mann (Professor) (Speaker)
Chris Marshall (Professor) (Speaker)
Ed Sausville (Doctor) (Speaker)
Laurent Schwartz (Doctor) (Speaker)
James Watson (Doctor) (Speaker)
Recorded on 1995-12-15.