The Canceropôle Provence Alpes-Côte d’Azur is a public consortium gathering about 850 scientists and physicians involved in cancer research in the Région Sud of France. It supports research groups by funding their projects chosen via dedicated calls and establishing new technological platforms. It also aims to accelerate the progress towards the anticancer therapies and diagnostic tools of tomorrow by promoting the maturation of projects and the transfer of results to the clinics.