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in universities and hospitals, in our own units, centres and institutes in the UK,
and in our units in Africa.


'Screen-and-treat' scheme for hepatitis B may prevent deadly complications

29 July 2016

Research into Africa's first 'screen-and-treat' programme for hepatitis B suggests the initiative may reduce deadly complications of the virus.

Controlling ADAM33 gene could stop asthma

22 July 2016

Scientists at the University of Southampton have discovered a potential and novel way of preventing asthma at the origin of the disease, a finding that could challenge the current understanding of the condition.

MRC pledges support for research charities' impact tracking

21 July 2016

The MRC will continue to provide funding to allow health and medical research charities represented by the AMRC to use the Researchfish system free of charge.

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