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UK Clinical Research Collaboration establishes new National Tissue Directory and Research Collaboration

27 November 2014

The MRC on behalf of the UK Clinical Research Collaboration (UKCRC) announces the establishment of a new National Tissue Directory and Coordination Centre.

New Director for MRC Institute of Hearing Research

26 November 2014

A new Director has been appointed to run the Medical Research Council’s Institute of Hearing Research (IHR) at The University of Nottingham.

Scientists find same regions in brain are vulnerable to both Alzheimer’s and schizophrenia

25 November 2014

Researchers have found a specific network of brain regions that is not only more vulnerable to unhealthy ageing – for example, Alzheimer’s disease – but also to disorders that emerge in young people, such as schizophrenia.

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