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Stratified Medicine Initiative - call for proposals for disease-focused partnerships to stratify for patient benefit (invited applicants only)

  • Status: Closed
  • Open date: 6 Mar 2017
  • Closing date: 22 Jun 2017 16:00 GMT+1
  • Meeting date: 3 Nov 2017
  • Type: Response Mode

The Stratified Medicine Initiative forms a major part of the MRC’s research strategy, with significant current investment. In this third call, successful outline applicants have now been invited to submit full proposals for funding for the development of further disease-focussed consortia to stratify disease. 

Skills Development Fellowship opportunities: July 2017

Skills Development Fellowships are training fellowships that will support capacity building in MRC priority areas by:

  • Supporting very early career researchers to explore, consolidate and further develop their skills in a priority area in which they are already active or in which they are seeking training
  • Supporting researchers at all career stages who wish to transform their career by developing new skills in a priority area.

Technology Touching Life Networks

  • Time remaining: 1m 0w 4d 17h 45m
  • Status: Open
  • Open date: 24 May 2017
  • Closing date: 27 Jul 2017 17:00 GMT+1
  • Type: Calls

Technology Touching Life (TTL) is pleased to announce a £3m call for Networks, jointly supported by the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC), the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) and Medical Research Council (MRC). The aim of TTL is to foster interdisciplinary research into innovative, and potentially disruptive, technological capabilities that will drive world-leading discovery research in the health and life sciences.

Very - and Ultra - High Field NMR for the physical and life sciences

  • Time remaining: 2m 3w 6d 16h 45m
  • Status: Open
  • Open date: 17 May 2017
  • Closing date: 19 Sep 2017 16:00 GMT+1
  • Type: Calls

To maintain the UK's leading position in Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) for research and development, ca. £20m capital is being made available to procure ultra-high field NMR systems (≥0.95 GHz) and upgrade existing very-high field NMR instruments (≥800 MHz) to support the UK's fundamental and applied research across a range of disciplines within life and physical sciences.