The Institute of Cancer Research, London, is one of the world’s most influential cancer research organisations. Today, find out how we topped the table in REF 2014, read about our research highlights of the year, and hear about our Liver Cancer Appeal.
The ICR is the top higher education institution in the country in the overall league table of academic performance, the Government’s Research Excellence Framework has revealed.
The Mayor of London has hailed the ICR as a ‘creative powerhouse’, after it was ranked top in the Government’s Research Excellence Framework.
Mayor of London Boris Johnson visited the ICR today to hear about plans to create one of the world’s top centres for cancer drug discovery and life sciences
Dr Angela Kukula works with pharmaceutical companies to help develop new cancer drugs, using her expertise to negotiate collaborations between the ICR and industry
We run clinical trials with The Royal Marsden – taking our lab results right to the bedside
Our PhD students make a real contribution to defeating cancer while working full-time in the lab
Our Development Office is here to help you support our work, however you choose to do so
Dr Chris Bakal is doing fundamental research into cancer – vital to finding new ways of attacking it.
Teams of biologists, chemists and computational scientists design new drugs to selectively attack tumours
Our PhD students conduct world-class research projects, while our MSc in Clinical Oncology teaches about the latest in clinical practice.
Our Chief Executive and President, Professor Paul Workman, shares his experiences on his blog, The Drug Discoverer.
The ICR’s research aims to learn more about cancer genetics and tumour biology – and use that information in discovering new treatments.
Your support can help us fight an often overlooked form of cancer, one that claims an increasingly large number of lives every year.
We work in close partnership with industry to take results into the clinic as soon as possible, and make sure our research delivers for cancer patients.
2014 has been an amazing year for the ICR. Read about our research highlights.
Huge team effort on REF is rewarded by a fantastic result and memorable week
Why patients need to be involved in using data to transform cancer care
Looks can be deceiving: high grade glioma in children and adults
Could earthworms provide cancer-fighting bacteria? Watch @Reuters report including interview with ICR scientist http://t.co/5VBPYQfhQJ