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.
23 June 2016
The first MRC Festival of Medical Research began last weekend. Events have been running up and down the country and there is plenty more planned – visit the festival page to see what’s still to come.
16 June 2016
To help improve the reproducibility and reliability of research, and in response to feedback from the community, the MRC has updated the grant application process to allow applicants to include more detail on their methodology and experimental design.