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Wednesday 19 June - Thursday 20 June 2019

Scientific research ... more than just white coats

  • Suitable for: Any student in Year 12 - no need to be accompanied by a teacher or adult
  • Date: Wednesday 19 June, Thursday 20 June 09:30-16:00
    There is a full programme of events so please plan to be with us all day.
  • Venue: MRC Harwell, Harwell Campus, Oxfordshire OX11 0RD
  • Description: An interactive event for Year 12 students. Come and learn what it is like to work as a research scientist and how we investigate the function of genes in mice.
  • Additional details: Booking required. The event is free, but individual students need to register by completing a simple application form, go to the Harwell website.
  • Organisers: MRC Mammalian Genetics Unit and Mary Lyon Centre at MRC Harwell

Friday 21 June 2019

Research Complex at Harwell Schools' Open Day

  • Suitable for: Pre-booked educational groups
  • Date: Friday 21 June 09:30-16:00
  • Venue: Research Complex at Harwell Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, Harwell Campus, Didcot, Oxfordshire OX11 0FA
  • Description: Activities include: growing protein crystals, 3D printing, laser science, and DNA extraction.
  • Additional details: Pre-booked. Registration of interest has now closed.
  • Organisers: Research Complex at Harwell