News

Clinical PhD programme in the north of England partners with the Francis Crick Institute

The Universities of Manchester, Leeds, Newcastle and Sheffield are joining together to establish a new clinical PhD programme called the 4ward North Clinical PhD Academy.
21 September 2016

Pioneering research points to a new class of targets for cancer and immune diseases

Scientists have identified molecules that orchestrate localised immune responses in our body tissues and may point to new treatments for cancer and inflammatory diseases.
15 September 2016

Peter Ratcliffe wins Lasker Award

Sir Peter Ratcliffe, Clinical Research Director at the Francis Crick Institute, has won the 2016 Lasker Award for basic medical research.
13 September 2016

Gordon Peters 1948-2016

It is with great sadness that we report the death of Gordon Peters, a stalwart of the former LRI's Lincoln's Inn Fields laboratories, from oesophageal cancer.
07 September 2016

Charles Swanton awarded Royal Society research professorship

Professor Charles Swanton of the Francis Crick Institute has been awarded the Royal Society Napier Research Professorship to further his study of the evolution of cancer cells within tumours.
06 September 2016