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Research and services partnerships

The Charity is proud of the Partnerships we have created over the years. We work with organisations across Yorkshire to prevent cancer, improve cancer awareness, and increase earlier diagnosis.

A list of our Affiliated Partnerships and Research and Services Awards funded by the Charity can be seen below.

Affiliated Partnerships

Yorkshire Cancer Research is a member of the following organisations, working in partnership with:

Association of Medical Research Charities (AMRC)

The Association of Medical Research Charities (AMRC) is a membership organisation dedicated to supporting medical research charities in saving and improving lives through research and innovation. They achieve this by influencing policy and research and highlighting the sector’s contribution to patient and public health. Yorkshire Cancer Research is AMRC Peer Review Certified.

Visit the AMRC website

Europe PubMed Central

Europe PubMed Central (PMC) provides comprehensive access to life sciences literature from trusted sources. It is available to anyone, anywhere for free. Researchers can search and read 40.1 million publications, preprints and other documents enriched with links to supporting data, reviews, protocols, and other relevant resources.This partnership allows our Award Holders to fast-track open access to their research at no cost.

Visit Europe PubMed Central website

National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) non-commercial Partner

Yorkshire Cancer Research is a National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) non-commercial Partner. This means the studies we fund may be eligible to access the NIHR Study Support Service which is provided by the NIHR Clinical Research Network. The NIHR Clinical Research Network can now support health and social care research taking place in non-NHS settings, such as studies running in care homes or hospices, or public health research taking place in schools and other community settings. Read the full NIHR policy: Eligibility Criteria for NIHR Clinical Research Network Support.

Visit the NIHR website

One Cancer Voice

Yorkshire Cancer Research is a member of One Cancer Voice - a group of cancer charities dedicated to improving cancer services and outcomes for patients and promoting research and prevention efforts. By working together to give consistent advice and information, One Cancer Voice will amplify the collective voice of member charities to Government and other Key Opinion Leaders.

UK Lung Cancer Coallition (UKLCC)

Yorkshire Cancer Research is a member of the UKLCC, a group of the UK’s leading lung cancer experts, senior NHS professionals, charities, and healthcare companies. As a campaigning group the UKLCC is calling for drastic improvement in UK lung cancer care to raise five-year survival rates to 25 percent by 2025.

Visit the UKLCC website

Research and Services Awards

The Charity is also proud to fund projects working together with our Award Holders in the following organisations:

  • Bradford, University of
  • Hull, University of
  • Leeds City Hospital
  • Leeds Teaching Hospital NHS Trust
  • Leeds, University of
  • London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
  • NHS Sheffield Clinical Commissioning Group
  • Manchester, University of
  • Nottingham, University of
  • Queen Mary University of London
  • Sheffield Hallam University, AWRC
  • Sheffield, University of
  • South Yorkshire & Bassetlaw Cancer Alliance
  • University College London (UCL)
  • York, University of
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