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The Institute of Cancer Research, London, media team works to increase the profile of the organisation by showcasing the cutting-edge research carried out by our scientists and development initiatives. 

For more information you can always contact our media team, view content posted on our many different social media channels, or visit our press release archive to view a list of our press releases. 

News

ICR and Sutton Council call for improved transport infrastructure as Minister for London visits The London Cancer Hub 21
Apr
2017

The Minister for London, Gavin Barwell MP, heard calls for improved public transport in Sutton on a visit to The London Cancer Hub. Find out more

Experimental drug could lead to potent combination in breast and other cancers 20
Apr
2017

An experimental drug could be used in combination with chemotherapy as a treatment for breast and other cancers, new research shows. Find out more

Scientists identify new way of attacking breast cancer 18
Apr
2017

Scientists have discovered a brand new way of attacking breast cancer that could lead to a new generation of drugs. Find out more

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Features

Find out why our supporter Jennifer is running the London Marathon for #teamICR 06
Apr
2017

It’s nearly that time of year again, when runners from all over the world lace up their trainers and tackle one of the most famous marathons there is: the Virgin Money London Marathon. But why do our supporters do it? Heather Lacey caught up with one of our supporters, Jennifer Herbert, to find out why she decided to support our vital work by running 26.2 gruelling miles. Find out more

Five stunning scientific images of our cancer research 01
Mar
2017

Researchers at the ICR were challenged to capture in a single image their ground-breaking work making the discoveries that defeat cancer. Find out more

President Trump, the Cancer Moonshot and the new war on drug pricing 30
Jan
2017

What could the new US administration mean for drug discovery and development – in the US and the UK? Dr Angela Kukula, the ICR's Director of Enterprise, reports back from the world’s biggest life sciences conference, BioWeek SF. Find out more

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