Scientific resources at the ICR
The Breakthrough Generations Study
The Breakthrough Generations Study is the world’s largest and most comprehensive study investigating the environmental, behavioural, hormonal and genetic causes of breast cancer.
canSAR is the biggest disease database of its kind anywhere in the world, designed to help researchers make use of data from patients, clinical trials and genetic, biochemical and pharmacological research.
Mainstreaming Cancer Genetics
The Mainstreaming Cancer Genetics programme aims to make genetic testing part of routine cancer patient care
TGLclinical brings together cutting-edge technology, genomic expertise and expert clinical interpretation, to deliver high quality genetic testing.
UK Genetic Prostate Cancer Study
The UK Genetic Prostate Cancer Study was first established in 1993 and is the largest prostate cancer study of its kind in the UK, involving nearly 189 hospitals.
PhenoPlot is a glyph-based visualisation tool for phenotypic data that allow plotting up to 21 variable simultaneously. PhenoPlot is aimed at data extracted from cellular images but can be used with any numerical data.
Other scientific resources
The European Bioinformatics Institute
The European Bioinformatics Institute provides freely available, molecular biology data for life science researchers.
The National Center for Biotechnology Information
The National Center for Biotechnology Information develops new information technologies to store and analyse data from the fields of molecular biology, biochemistry and genetics.
Cancer Genetic Clinical Protocols
Cancer Genetic Clinical Protocols have been developed at The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust and The Institute of Cancer Research, London.