The heart of the Paris Region healthcare research ecosystem
Paris Saclay Cancer Cluster is located at the heart of the Paris Region healthcare research ecosystem. The cluster is home to 15 academic centres that focus on disruptive technologies. It also offers inside access to talent and experts in the field. The cluster was founded by the Paris Saclay University, the Institut Polytechnique of Paris, Gustave Roussy, Sanofi and Inserm. Today, the Paris Saclay Cancer Cluster has 80 members and partners.
The cluster has the world’s greatest concentration, both quantitative and qualitative, of immunotherapy, microbiome, autophagy and precision medicine research. The largest clinical trials centre in the world, Gustave Roussy, is also located nearby.
The Paris Saclay Cancer Cluster offers easy access to Paris and Orly via new subway lines. Because of these connections, you can reach several highly-ranked Parisian universities, like Paris Saclay University and PSL, respectively ranked first and second in Europe according to the Shanghai Ranking 2023.
The cluster is also home to 1,200 organisations active in life science research, including promising start-ups, scale-ups and SMEs, as well as larger pharmaceutical organisations.