UCL Cancer Institute


Centres and Networks

UCL Cancer Institute works in partnerships with specialist Centres that cut across both Institute departments and wider UCL departments and divisions to further collaboration and interdisciplinary research.

Bill Lyons Informatics Centre

The Centre focuses on genomics studies, from cancer classification to personal genomics and patient stratification.

Cancer Immunotherapy Accelerator (CITA)

The UCL Cancer Institute Cancer Immunotherapy Accelerator (CITA) has been developed to maximise the potential of immunotherapeutics to cure more cancer sooner and integrates key expertise across UCL and UCL Hospitals, King’s College London, The Francis Crick Institute, The Royal Marsden Hospital and Barts Cancer Institute.

Cancer Research-UK UCL Centre

The Cancer Research UK-UCL Centre is part of a national network of centres funded by Cancer Research UK dedicated to delivering world-leading research, improved patient care and greater local engagement.

Cancer Research-UK Lung Cancer Centre of Excellence

The CRUK Lung Cancer Centre of Excellence at Manchester and UCL brings together the unique and complementary strengths of our partner organisations to create a collaborative environment in which integrated lung cancer research can flourish.

The Comprehensive Cancer Imaging Centre

The Comprehensive Cancer Imaging Centre (CCIC) is a major collaboration between UCL and King's College London, supported by funding from Cancer Research UK, Engineering & Physical Sciences Research Council, Medical Research Council and Department of Health (England).

Experimental Cancer Medicine Centre (ECMC)

The Experimental Cancer Medicine Centre (ECMC) Network is a unique UK-wide initiative jointly funded by Cancer Research UK and UK Health Departments. UCL ECMC is committed to performing world-class clinical cancer research to develop new cancer therapies.