18 December 2014
Researchers at the MRC’s Cognition and Brain Science’s Unit have discovered that specific mental abilities – such as problem-solving or multi-tasking – decline with age at different rates because individuals’ brains age differently.
15 December 2014
The winning team of this year’s biotechnology YES competition included 3 MRC-funded students from Leicester. Ricki, Zoe and Munisha will now present at the Rice Business Plan competition in the United States to further develop their knowledge of start-up companies.
8 December 2014
A collection of 68 deprioritised pharmaceutical compounds is being made available to academic researchers through a partnership between the Medical Research Council and seven global drug companies, the largest of its kind in the world.