The MRC Clinical Trials Unit at UCL is a centre of excellence for clinical trials, meta-analyses and epidemiological studies.

We are committed to strengthening and expanding the evidence base for healthcare nationally and internationally.


Our Research Themes


Innovative 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.

Other Research & Policy

Studies in other research areas, policy briefs, data sharing, toolkits and templates.