NCI is the nation's leader in cancer research
Strives to improve the diagnosis and assessment of cancer by effectively moving new scientific knowledge into clinical practice.
NCI develops and supports a cadre of exceptional scientists from a variety of disciplines.
Learn about NCI’s COVID-19 research efforts and find guidance for cancer researchers whose work is affected by the pandemic.
This timeline shows 30 years of NCI-supported research that culminated in the first effective treatment for kids with neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) and plexiform neurofibromas (PNs).
NCI's RAS Initiative explores innovative approaches for attacking the proteins encoded by mutant forms of the KRAS gene.