The Francis Crick Institute is a biomedical discovery institute dedicated to understanding the fundamental biology underlying health and disease. Its work is helping to understand why disease develops and to translate discoveries into new ways to prevent, diagnose and treat illnesses such as cancer, heart disease, stroke, infections, and neurodegenerative diseases.Plan to visit The Francis Crick Institute and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended London attractions using our London trip itinerary maker website .
An independent organisation, its founding partners are the Medical Research Council (MRC), Cancer Research UK, Wellcome, UCL (University College London), Imperial College London and King's College London.
The Crick was formed in 2015, and in 2016 it moved into a brand new state-of-the-art building in central London which brings together 1500 scientists and support staff working collaboratively across disciplines, making it the biggest biomedical research facility under a single roof in Europe.
The Francis Crick Institute will be world-class with a strong national role. Its distinctive vision for excellence includes commitments to collaboration; to developing emerging talent and exporting it the rest of the UK; to public engagement; and to helping turn discoveries into treatments as quickly as possible to improve lives and strengthen the economy.
The Francis Crick Institute Reviews
Never visited the place but applied for a job here and was satisfied with the customer experience. They were helpful and gave all helpful suggestions for my application more »
“Deconstructing Patterns: Art and Science in Conversation” ...dealing with nature directly. And that’s what prompted our ancestors to make fences, walls, towns, cities and mosquito repellents. But as ... more »
One of the best research centers in the world. The architecture of the building is amazing
Came to see the fly exhibition. Was left confused after going thought what I thought was introduction stage of the exhibition to find that was the whole thing. Just one room. Not stuff that was there was interesting just not enough and not what was sold to me on the website. The only saving grace was the awesome building.
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