Edinburgh Cancer Research


Our network of cancer researchers in Edinburgh and beyond.

Edinburgh Cancer Research is part of the Institute of Genetics and Cancer (formerly the IGMM - Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine), benefiting from interactions with 450 researchers, 72 principal investigators as well as exposure to new collaborative science, especially translational genomics.

In addition,  as the Edinburgh hub of the Cancer Research UK Scotland Centre, it facilitates a network across the University of Edinburgh Institutes and Centres, bringing together cancer scientists and clinicians to deliver world-class research and patient care. This network of research (performed in close collaboration with Glasgow colleagues) encompasses work at the locations detailed below:

MRC Centre for Regenerative Medicine

The Queen's Medical Research Institute

The Roslin Institute

School of Informatics

College of Science & Engineering

Usher Institute of Population Health Sciences and Informatics