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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. 


ICR scientists attend 10 Downing Street reception with Prime Minister Theresa May for sarcoma research 10

Leading researchers from The Institute of Cancer Research, London, and The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust attended a reception at Number 10 Downing Street with Prime Minister Theresa May – to raise awareness of research into sarcoma, a rare cancer. Find out more

TV royalty attend ICR’s Carols from Chelsea service to raise money for our cancer research 09

Monty Python star Michael Palin, The Crown’s Vanessa Kirby and Downton Abbey’s Elizabeth McGovern attended Carols from Chelsea, a major highlight of the ICR’s fundraising calendar. Find out more

Cancer research technology pioneer fund announces investment in blood cancer drugs 09

The Cancer Research Technology (CRT) Pioneer Fund today (Thursday) announced an investment to develop a promising new class of drugs for blood cancer. Find out more

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The ICR helps to 'shine a light on cancer' for the BBC One Breakfast show 18

Scientists from The Institute of Cancer Research, London took part in a week-long focus on cancer by BBC One's Breakfast show that aired on 14–18 November 2016. Find out more

Overcoming the evolution of cancer 14

Cancer evolution can lead to the emergence of drug resistance, so the ICR and The Royal Marsden are working to unravel cancer's complexity and open up new approaches to treatment. Find out more

Inspired by the Olympics? 22

If watching the stunning displays of athleticism in the Olympics inspired you to become more physically active, then why not consider becoming part of Team ICR? You could take part in one or more of our exciting sporting challenges — either here in the UK or around the world Find out more

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