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£15 million boost to mental health research

17 November 2017

Mental health research will receive a huge £15 million boost today following the announcement of two new schemes to stimulate expertise, innovation and collaboration in the field.

New technique ‘Trim-Away’ targets and rapidly destroys proteins in cells

17 November 2017

A new technique, called ‘Trim-Away’, can directly and quickly deplete proteins from any cell type. Trim-Away can also distinguish between different variants of the same protein and opens up new opportunities to understand the role of proteins in disease.

Antibiotic Awareness Week: Research council scientists collaborate in fight against AMR

13 November 2017

MRC scientists, their colleagues at fellow UK research councils and organisations abroad are working steadfastly to tackle what’s been called one of the biggest threats to global health.

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