The MRC Clinical Trials Unit at UCL carry out challenging and innovative studies, and develop and implement methodological advances in study design, conduct and analysis.

We are at the forefront of resolving internationally important questions.

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.