An analysis of research activity in major UK cancer centres.

  title={An analysis of research activity in major UK cancer centres.},
  author={Richard Sullivan and Grant Lewison and Arnie Purushotham},
  journal={European journal of cancer},
  volume={47 4},
The organisation of cancer research is critical to its overall creativity and productivity. Cancer centres are a major organisational structure for this research, however, little is known about their effect on research or how national policy-making intersects with this complex policy nexus. This study of the evolution of United Kingdom cancer centres (UKCC), part of a wider European and United States programme, uses a bibliometric analysis of research activity prior to the creation of the NCRI… CONTINUE READING
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