Latest News and Updates

MRC CTU at UCL response to COVID-19 pandemic

Our primary concern is the safety of all our study participants and minimising any additional strain on our clinical sites and staff.

26 Mar

New treatment regimen may help patients with extensively drug-resistant TB

This is according to the results of the Nix-TB trial, which were published today in the New England Journal of Medicine.

05 Mar

ICON8 trial shows having chemotherapy every week is no better than having it every three weeks for ovarian cancer

ICON8 was a large international trial looking at whether having smaller doses of chemotherapy more often could help women with epithelial ovarian, fallopian tube, or primary peritoneal cancer. These women are usually tre…

02 Dec

Join our RADICALS and ARTISTIC Twitter Q&A #ProstateRadiotherapy

On Thursday 28 November 2019, we'll be running a Twitter Q&A session about the RADICALS trial and the ARTISTIC meta-analysis - with the hashtag #ProstateRadiotherapy.

21 Nov

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Innovative clinical trial design and meta-analysis extending beyond the boundaries of single cancer types


Major international clinical trials answering questions of global public health significance


Development of methods with direct impact on the design, conduct and analysis of studies

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