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Genome editing reveals role of gene important for human embryo development

20 September 2017

Researchers have used genome editing technology to reveal the role of a key gene in human embryos in the initial few days of development for the first time.

New directory of low and middle income population studies

20 September 2017

A new online directory of low and middle income (LMIC) population studies aims to boost international and interdisciplinary research collaboration.

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.

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