In 2015, Professor Tomas Lindahl received the Nobel Prize for work identifying DNA damage and repair processes – the fourth Nobel Prize awarded to CRUK scientists at the Francis Crick Institute.
A substantial proportion of our scientific funding supports our five core research institutes.
You can find out more about the Institutes and their researchers below.
We fund a network of state-of-the-art facilities at 90 institutions across the UK. From basic science and drug discovery to experimental medicine and clinical trials, our infrastructure enables research throughout the pipeline.