Our successful track record
Cancer Research UK funding in Edinburgh.
Edinburgh has one of the highest spend on cancer research of all UK cities (> £26M in 2014-2015; NCRI statistics). Amongst other awards the Cancer Research UK Edinburgh Centre is home to more than ten Cancer Research UK New Investigators, Career Development Fellowships, Career Establishment Awards and Senior Cancer Research Fellowships. The Centre has also been awarded the CRUK Brain Cancer Centre of Excellence and CRUK Centre Accelerator: Glioma Cellular Genetics structural grants (both jointly with UCL) to advance its brain tumour research and pave the way towards more effective brain cancer therapies.