UCL Cancer Institute


Cancer Research UK UCL Centre

The Cancer Research UK UCL Centre (CRUK UCL Centre) is part of a national network of 13 research centres funded by Cancer Research UK dedicated to delivering world-leading cancer research, improved care for cancer patients and greater local engagement.
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CRUK UCL Centre: Vision and Strategy

Find out more about the CRUK UCL Centre's vision and strategy over the next quinquennium.

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CRUK UCL Centre: Meet the Team

Find out more about the CRUK UCL Centre leadership and core management team. 


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Cancer Institute Translational Technology Platforms

Together with UCL, the CRUK UCL Centre has developed Translational Technology Platforms based at the Cancer Institute to provide the scientific infrastructure for cutting edge basic, translational and clinical cancer services to support cancer researchers at UCL.

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CRUK UCL Centre Development Fund

The annual CRUK UCL Centre Development Fund provides short-term, pump-priming funding to support innovative research projects and inspirational, proof-of-concept cancer research. The scheme offers funds for up to five £20,000 awards per year.

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CRUK UCL Centre Studentships

Through the CRUK-funded clinical and non-clinical PhD studentship programme, the CRUK UCL Centre supports the next generation of cancer researchers through their academic and clinical careers.

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CRUK UCL Centre's Research Engagement

Research Engagement brings to life the incredible research carried out at the CRUK UCL Centre, inspiring supporters and the public.

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CRUK UCL Centre Events

Find out more about CRUK UCL Centre events, including our Multi-disciplinary seminar series, events from our partners, and how you can get involved.

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Cancer Research UK Funding Initiatives

The Centre’s Core Management Team can also provide strategic input and high-level support for new CRUK funding initiatives, such as the Centre Networks Accelerator Awards and CRUK priority research funding calls.

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Cancer Research UK City of London Centre

UCL have joined in partnership with Barts/QMUL, King Health Partners and the Francis Crick Institute to form the CRUK City of London (CoL) Centre focused on research in Cancer Biotherapeutics.