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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

New treatment strategy could overcome drug resistance in testicular cancer 22
Jan
2018

Men with testicular cancers called testicular germ cell tumours could benefit from a new combination of treatments if their chemotherapy stops working. Find out more

Scientists zoom in to watch DNA code being read 17
Jan
2018

Scientists have unveiled incredible images of how the DNA code is read and interpreted – revealing new detail about one of the fundamental processes of life. Find out more

The ICR and Cancer Research UK join forces with leading science and technology company in new drug discovery alliance 17
Jan
2018

The deal follows previous drug discovery collaborations and a more recent successful target validation collaboration between Merck and Cancer Research UK’s Cancer Therapeutics Unit at the ICR. Find out more

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Features

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

Top 10 scientific achievements of 2017 11
Dec
2017

We've selected our top 10 discoveries of 2016/17 – chosen because they best represent the breadth of our research and our ambitions set out in our research strategy. Find out more

Our world-leading prostate cancer research 20
Nov
2017

Researchers at the ICR are known around the world for their success in improving treatments for men with prostate cancer. Henry French gives an overview of some of our more recent discoveries. Find out more

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