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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

Researchers find five sub-types of the brain cancer glioma 24
Apr
2018

The findings come from the largest ever genetic study its kind on glioma and could help us understand the biological mechanisms that trigger the disease. Find out more

Good luck to our #teamICR 2018 London marathon team 20
Apr
2018

This year 22 people are joining #teamICR to run the London marathon to raise funds for cancer research. We wish all of our runners the best of luck! Find out more

Scans could guide drug treatment in breast cancer 19
Apr
2018

A new scan could help doctors to spot when women with breast cancer stop responding to targeted drugs. 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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