Does Imperial Cancer Research still exist? In 2002, The Cancer Research Campaign and the Imperial Cancer Research Fund merged. Together they formed Cancer Research UK. CancerHelp UK is now the About cancer section of Cancer Research UK’s website.
What is the institute for cancer research? The Institute of Cancer Research (ICR), London, is one of the world’s most influential cancer research organisations. It has a long track record in excellent research that benefits cancer patients, and is a world leader in drug discovery, genetics and precision radiotherapy.
What type of company is Cancer Research UK? Cancer Research UK (CRUK) is the world’s largest independent cancer research organization. It is registered as a charity in the United Kingdom and Isle of Man, and was formed on 4 February 2002 by the merger of The Cancer Research Campaign and the Imperial Cancer Research Fund.
Is the Institute of Cancer Research the same as Cancer Research UK? The ICR and The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust are together designated a Cancer Research UK Centre. The centre is a strategic initiative through which Cancer Research UK, the ICR and The Royal Marsden work together on translational and clinical research.