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Pharmaceutical industry launches database outlining payments to healthcare professionals

1 July 2016

The ABPI has published for the first time, details of payments or benefits in kind made to individual health professionals and healthcare organisations in the UK on a publicly accessible database - Disclosure UK.

Study identifies two-in-one approach that could help prevent spread of deadly brain tumour

28 June 2016

Researchers at the MRC Clinical Sciences Centre based at Imperial College London tested mice implanted with tumour cells and found that targetting a protein called ephrin-B2 has two effects; it halts the division of cancer cells, and stops them spreading. 

The MRC Festival of Medical Research 2016

23 June 2016

The first MRC Festival of Medical Research took place 18 to 26 July with events running up and down the country. 

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