• Question: What colour is cancer?

    Asked by issiphee1 to Gioia, Iain, Jo, Leo, Mariam on 21 Jun 2010 in Categories: . This question was also asked by bob3.
    • Photo: Joanna Watson

      Joanna Watson answered on 17 Jun 2010:

      That depends a lot on what kind of cell (i.e. exactly where in the body) the cancer started from.

    • Photo: Mariam Orme

      Mariam Orme answered on 21 Jun 2010:

      If you remove a tumour, it looks a bit like a lump of meat. So the answer is that cancer is a pinky-red colour.