Institute of Cancer Research

London, United Kingdom

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The Institute of Cancer Research (the ICR) is a public research institute and university located in London, United Kingdom, specialised in oncology, and a constituent college of the University of London. 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.

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Administrative staff: 1,075 (2011 average)

Students: 300 (2014/15)

Undergraduates: 0 (2014/15)

Postgraduates: 300 (2014/15)

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