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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, or visit our press release archive to view a list of our press releases. 

News

New hope for prostate cancer screening 24
May
2016

Taking samples of prostate cells from all men with a family history of prostate cancer could help to identify a significant number of new cases of the disease, according to new research. Find out more

ICR and Imperial College London set out partnership plans 20
May
2016

The Institute of Cancer Research, London, and Imperial College London have agreed plans to develop a strategic partnership through the creation of a virtual Cancer Research Centre of Excellence (CRCE). Find out more

Test for six key genes can spot aggressive breast cancer 17
May
2016

Testing the activity of as few as six key genes is helping to identify women with particularly aggressive breast cancer. Find out more

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Features

Using molecular imaging to take a snapshot of cancer and its treatment 06
May
2016

Researchers at The Institute of Cancer Research, London, are investigating new ways to use molecular imaging to predict how a person will respond to cancer treatment. Liz Burtally finds out how. Find out more

Watch: How cancers turn healthy cells to the ‘dark side’ 14
Apr
2016

Through images and video, we explain new research that shows cancer cells use a mutant gene to coerce neighbouring healthy tissue into helping with the disease’s growth and spread. Find out more

Seeking kinder ways to tackle childhood cancer 24
Mar
2016

Our research could reshape how we treat rhabdomyosarcoma, making huge, long-lasting improvements to young patients’ lives. Liz Burtally finds out how. Find out more

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