The Ontario Institute for Cancer Research (OICR) is an innovative translational research organization dedicated to research on the prevention, early detection, diagnosis and treatment of cancer. OICR was launched by the Government of Ontario in December 2005 to tackle the big questions in cancer research.
Translation of research findings into:
Improved Clinical Practice
More than 1,700 researchers, clinican scientists, research staff and trainees in the MaRS Centre in Toronto and at Ontario's leading universities and hospital-based research institutes.
Established by OICR to better enable the commercial translation of OICR and Ontario's oncology innovations, the Fight Against Cancer Innovation Trust (FACIT) is OICR's strategic partner for technology transfer, partnerships and collaborations facit.ca.