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Promising pre-clinical results for colorectal cancer treatment

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Cancer Imaging

Currently, patients with advanced colorectal cancer (CRC) can only expect a limited benfit from drugs despite extensive efforts to improve their clinical management. This means that the identification of new treatment strategies is vital.

CIRT shortlisted for a £100,000 grant to develop more effective treatments for childhood leukaemia

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Flora

UCL Cancer Institute Research Trust has been shortlisted to the final stages of the Masonic Samaritan Fund Silver Jubilee Research Fund, for a chance to win a grant of £100,000. Our research is one of five projects in the running and Freemasons from the Metropolitan Grand Lodge in London have been asked to nominate their favourite proposal over the coming weeks.

Art Auction in Aid of the UCL Cancer Institute Research Trust

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Art Auction

Art Auction

Local and international contemporary artists have donated original artworks and prints for auction to raise money for one of the UK’s leading Cancer Research Institutes.

The Art Auction will raise funds for University College London (UCL) Cancer Institute to support the dedicated researchers and clinicians who are working towards finding new treatments that will make a real difference to the lives of cancer patients.


Artists including:

  • Banksy
  • Antony Micallef
  • Conor Harrington
  • The Miaz brothers
  • Ben Kustow
  • Chris Moon
  • Matt Collishaw
  • Peter Newman
  • Kate Bright
  • Nina Fowler
  • Charming Baker
  • Hayden Kays

This exclusive charity auction, to be held 23rd April at Manette Gallery, in London’s iconic Soho, is a joint partnership venture between UCL Cancer Institute Research Trust and The Groucho Club.

For more information, please contact the team on 020 7679 6325

Running the 2016 London Marathon for the UCL Cancer Institute

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2013 Marathon Runners

Have you been inspired to take on the London Marathon? Would you like a guaranteed place to run in 2016?

Announcing the First Colin Woolf Memorial Research Award

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Francesca Vena

We are delighted to announce the first winner of the Colin Woolf Memorial Research Award, Francesca Vena, a PhD student who produced the winning poster based on her research into pancreatic cancer treatment.

Introducing our 2015 Marathon Running Team

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Lizzie Cockle

Spare a thought for our 2015 Marathon team members who will be pushing themselves on longer and longer runs throughout the winter months in order to raise money to support the research at the UCL Cancer Institute. 

Runners take on the London Marathon

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11 runners took on the 26.2 miles of the London Marathon on 21st April, the warmest weekend of the year after having trained through some of the coldest spring conditions we’ve had in 100 years!

HRH Princess Alexandra celebrates 10 years as Patron

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HRH Princess Alexandra

Supporters and friends of UCL’s Cancer Institute Research Trust (CIRT) joined Trustees and Staff at St James' Palace to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of HRH Princess Alexandra's patronage. 

Winter Newsletter 2014 Celebrating Our Achievements  

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Richard Sutton-Mattocks
Introduction from Richard Sutton-Mattocks, Chairman, UCL Cancer Institute Research Trust

Running the 2015 London Marathon

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2013 Marathon Runners

APPLICATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED

  • Have you ever dreamed of running the London Marathon?
  • Do you get itchy feet and a nervous tingle when watching the runners pound the streets of London?
  • Are you inspired to do something for cancer research that will benefit scientists working at the forefront of cancer research?

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