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Parent-led early intervention reduces autism symptoms

26 October 2016

An early intervention for autism aimed at helping parents communicate with their child has been shown to have an effect on reducing the severity of autism symptoms.

New MRC Chief of Strategy announced

25 October 2016

Dr Declan Mulkeen has been appointed as the MRC’s Chief of Strategy.

MRC awards £4.3m to boost UK research base in dementia

25 October 2016

The Momentum awards, designed to support the UK Dementia Research Institute (DRI), will help open new research avenues which could transform the potential of dementia research in the UK.

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