We support research across the entire spectrum of medical sciences,
in universities and hospitals, in our own units, centres and institutes in the UK,
and in our units in Africa.


First national PhD training programme to tackle antimicrobial resistance

13 September 2017

New scientists will explore ways to tackle antimicrobial resistance through a £2.85m investment in a PhD training programme by the Medical Research Foundation (MRF), the charitable foundation of the MRC.

MRC and Arts and Humanities Research Council join forces on global public health challenges

6 September 2017

The MRC and the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) are to invest more than £2 million into twelve partnership awards that will bring together medical research and arts and humanities research to address the most important issues of public health in developing countries. 

2017 Max Perutz Science Writing Award shortlist announced

4 September 2017

Fourteen outstanding articles have been shortlisted for this year’s Max Perutz Science Writing Award, the MRC’s annual writing competition. 

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