About Cancer Research UK

Cancer Research UK is the world's leading independent charity dedicated to cancer research. Cancer Research UK carries out scientific research to help prevent, diagnose and treat cancer, ensuring that their findings are used to improve the lives of all cancer patients.

They have discovered new ways of beating cancer that together have saved hundreds of thousands of lives across the world, and work in partnership with others to achieve the greatest impact in the global fight against cancer.

Cancer Research UK helps people to understand cancer by providing life-changing information to patients, their families and friends; and runs cancer awareness campaigns to help people reduce their risk of the disease. Their campaigning and lobbying helps keep cancer at the top of the political agenda.

One in three of us will get cancer at some point in our lives. Cancer Research UK's groundbreaking work, funded overwhelmingly by the general public, will ensure that millions more people survive.

Find out more about Cancer Research UK:

  • Cancer Research UK website- is for anyone who wishes to know more about Cancer Research UK, and how to get involved to help beat cancer.

  • Cancer Research UK Science and Research site- visit this site to find out about the extensive scientific and clinical research portfolio in institutes, clinical centres and universities, and the application procedures for grants and awards.

  • CancerHelp UK- is the patient information website of Cancer Research UK, providing a free information service about cancer and cancer care for people with cancer and their families.

Cancer Research UK is a registered charity No. 1089464.
Registered as a company limited by guarantee in England & Wales No. 4325234.
Registered address 61 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London, WC2A 3PX.

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