This year we are celebrating 25 years of smarter studies, global impact, and better health. '25 at 25' is a series of articles highlighting 25 of our major achievements.

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SHOW RESPECT framework guides researchers on sharing trial results with participants

A new framework based on the findings of the Show RESPECT study can help trialists plan how to share trial results with participants.

11 Jul

'25 at 25': ACORD collaboration for multi-arm multi-stage trials in neurodegenerative diseases

This piece, as part of the 25th anniversary of the MRC CTU at UCL, explores why we established the ambitious ACORD collaboration to usher in a new era of clinical trials for neurodegenerative diseases.

20 Jun

New podcast episode explores patients’ views on optimising immunotherapy in cancer

The latest episode of the Trial Talk podcast focuses on the OPTIC study, which explores how patients feel about taking part in optimisation immunotherapy trials.

18 Jun

'25 at 25': Software to help people implement our methods

To help other researchers use our novel methodologies, we develop user-friendly software packages. This piece explores some examples throughout the Unit’s 25-year history.

13 Jun

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Research Themes

Cancer cells


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

Neurodegenerative diseases

New generation of innovative multi-arm multi-stage trials to identify and test new therapeutic treatments in neurodegenerative diseases (NDD)


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



Other Research & Policy

This section will capture projects outside the current QQR themes

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