The Royal Marsden opened its doors in 1851 as the world’s first hospital dedicated to cancer. It has an international reputation for groundbreaking research and pioneering the very latest in cancer treatments and technologies

Together with its academic partner, ICR, it is the largest and most comprehensive cancer centre in Europe treating over 50,000 NHS and private patients every year.  The partnership also hosts the only National Institute for Health Research Biomedical Research Centre solely focused on Cancer.