Institute of Cancer Research

Institute of Cancer Research

The Institute of Cancer Research (the ICR) is a public research institute and a constituent college of the University of London in London, United Kingdom, specialising in oncology. It was founded in 1909 as a research department of the Royal Marsden Hospital and joined the University of London in 2003.It has been responsible for a number of breakthrough discoveries, including that the basic cause of cancer is damage to DNA.


Breast Cancer Research  

Cancer Biology  

Clinical Studies  

Cancer Therapeutics  

Genetics and Epidemiology  

Molecular Pathology  

Radiotherapy and Imaging  

Structural Biology