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Learning how the USA tackles neuro research: UK–USA Partnership Symposium kicks off today

22 March 2018

Early career researchers from some of the largest MRC-funded dementia programmes will present the results of their state-side collaborations in the MRC-NIH Partnering Award Symposium in Washington DC today.

New MRC Council appointed

21 March 2018

The Board of UK Research and Innovation has confirmed the appointment of the MRC’s new Council, coming into effect on 1 April 2018.

Patients regain sight after being first to receive retinal tissue engineered from stem cells

20 March 2018

The first patients to receive a new treatment derived from stem cells for people with wet age-related macular degeneration have regained reading vision.

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