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.


Impact report shows healthy return on public medical research spending

24 March 2017

Today the MRC has published its 2015/16 economic impact report detailing the positive impact on health, the wider society and the economy of investing in medical research.

Director appointed for new UK health and biomedical informatics research institute

22 March 2017

Professor Andrew Morris has been appointed Director of the new UK health and biomedical informatics research institute, which is to be named Health Data Research UK (HDR UK).

Change to industrial CASE studentships scheme

14 March 2017

A change to the MRC industrial Collaborative Awards in Science and Engineering (CASE) studentships scheme will see studentships allocated directly to research organisations for two intake years. 

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