Imperial Cancer Research Fund


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Imperial Cancer Research Fund

A London-based charity that was Europe’s largest independent cancer research organisation. In 2002, it merged with The Cancer Research Campaign and adopted the name of Cancer Research UK.
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The Imperial Cancer Research Fund formed in 1902, driven by doctors and surgeons concerned about the suffering and loss of life from cancer.
FESTIVE FUN Carols are being sung this year to raise money for the Imperial Cancer Research Fund.
Dr Ian Tomlinson, head of the Imperial Cancer Research Fund's molecular and population genetics laboratory, said: "Certain combinations of genes are responsible for increased risk in these cases of bowel cancer.
The Cancer Research Campaign and the Imperial Cancer Research Fund - joining to become Cancer Research UK - have revealed that around 250,000 children get cancer each year.
The Imperial Cancer Research Fund hopes to benefit from a post-Christmas "clothing cull" by collecting the items at its 417 charity shops.
The Cancer Research Campaign and Imperial Cancer Research Fund are asking for all clean ashtrays, but not those made of glass.
Details have been released by Britain's two biggest cancer charities - The Imperial Cancer Research Fund and The Cancer Research Campaign.
A study carried out by the Imperial Cancer Research Fund showed that while the risk of developing breast cancer increases when a relative has the disease, it is still unlikely.
The Imperial Cancer Research Fund shop at 70 Taff Street, Pontypridd, wants good quality garments and other household items which people no longer need.
The Nottingham trial is being supported and monitored by the Cancer Research Campaign and the Imperial Cancer Research Fund.
Timothy Hunt, two researchers at the Imperial Cancer Research Fund in London.
If successful, the Cancer Research Campaign and Imperial Cancer Research Fund will recommend that the new programme be rolled out in towns and cities across the UK.