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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. 

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News

ICR ranked among the world’s best research institutions for industry collaboration 15
Jun
2018

The ICR has ranked in the top 30 higher education institutions in the world for research in an independent evaluation funded by the European Commission. Find out more

Gene testing could identify men with prostate cancer who may benefit from immunotherapy 14
Jun
2018

Scientists have identified a pattern of genetic changes that could pick out men with advanced prostate cancer who are likely to benefit from immunotherapy. Find out more

Blocking energy production could help treat lung cancer where chemotherapy has limited effect 12
Jun
2018

Targeting an enzyme that helps cells to generate energy could trigger cell death and be a way to treat some forms of lung cancer, even where the effect of chemotherapy is limited. Find out more

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Features

Six steps forward we've made in ovarian cancer treatment 20
Mar
2018

Over the last few decades, our research into ovarian cancer has led to discoveries that greatly impact on its treatment. Today, this research is giving women with ovarian cancer a better quality of life and more time with their loved ones. Here are six of our discoveries. Find out more

Winners of the ICR's Science Photography and Imaging Competition 2017 announced 16
Mar
2018

The annual competition, open to all researchers at the ICR and The Royal Marsden, aims to showcase the beauty often found in scientific and medical images and how they can be used to tell a story. Find out more

New, simple blood tests for prostate cancer 14
Dec
2017

Conor McKeever introduces an exciting new technology, developed by researchers at The Institute of Cancer Research. Find out more

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