What does Institute of cancer research do? Research by cancer types
The ICR conducts research into many different types of cancer, from common cancers such as breast and prostate, to rarer diseases such as rhabdomyosarcoma.
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.
Is ICR part of UCL? Together with our hospital partner The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust, we are rated as one of the top centres for cancer research and treatment worldwide. As well as being as world-class research institute, the ICR is a higher education institution and a member institution of the University of London.
How many employees does the Institute of Cancer Research have?
|Chief Executive||Kristian Helin|
|Administrative staff||1,075 (2011 average)|