Annual Reports

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MCRC Annual Report

Our 2020-2021 Annual Report is now available! Discover the research activities, funding announcements, publication and award successes from the past year at the MCRC.

Despite the set back and impact to research of the COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s report highlights several key achievements in our practice-influencing, world-leading cancer research, including:

  • Collaborating with Kenyatta University Teaching Referral and Research Hospital to improve the lives of people with oesophageal cancer in Kenya.
  • How research led by Prof. Emma Crosbie led to a change in NICE Guidelines so that women with womb cancer are now screened for Lynch syndrome.
  • Spotlights on strategic developments in neuro-oncology and paediatric oncology
  • Meet the wider MCRC team and our activities in Strategic Research and Partnerships, Training and Education and Professional Services
  • The Digital Cancer Centre and how data and research will enable the seamless integration of targeted clinical trials.
Manchester Cancer Research Centre | Annual Reports

Download the MCRC Annual Report 2020-2021 (PDF, 4.8MB)

Download the MCRC Annual Report 2018-2019 (PDF, 4MB)

Our Vision

Discover how the MCRC is uniting science and driving clinical excellence to create a cancer free future.

Our Partners

Find out about the partners of the MCRC: The University of Manchester, Cancer Research UK, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust and Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust.

Paterson Redevelopment Project

Discover how we are re-writing the future of cancer research by creating a world-leading cancer research facility right in the heart of Manchester.

Research Heritage

Cancer research in Manchester dates back to the 19th Century, and is the location for many pioneering discoveries and innovations.


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