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.

Departments:

Breast Cancer Research  

Cancer Biology  

Clinical Studies  

Cancer Therapeutics  

Genetics and Epidemiology  

Molecular Pathology  

Radiotherapy and Imaging  

Structural Biology