What is the song on the cancer research advert? The music featured in the ads is an instrumental cover of Radiohead’s track Reckoner, arranged by composer Gael Rakotondrabe. The outdoor and digital creative was shot by photographer Lauren Maccabee.
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.
Where does the cancer research money go? We’re primarily funded from personal donations—like yours. In 2019, you helped us invest more than $145.9 million in cancer research. Since 1946, we’ve invested more than $5 billion in research grants to the best scientists across the country. Your donations also support vital patient services and programs.
What Has Cancer Research UK achieved? We are the world’s most successful academic institution at discovering new cancer treatments. Since 2005 alone, we have discovered 20 drug candidates, 11 of which have progressed into clinical development. We have also led radiotherapy trials which have transformed clinical practice.