The Confidence in Concept (CiC) scheme is a key part of MRC’s translational research strategy and provides annual awards of up to £1m to institutions, to be used flexibly to support the earliest stages of multiple translational research projects.
Multimorbidity is associated with a reduction in quality of life, increased use of health services and reduced life expectancy. As the number of conditions an individual has increases, so does the likelihood of increased healthcare costs. Multimorbidity has suffered scientifically from being seen as a random assortment of diseases, making it difficult to address.
The MRC and the Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development (AMED) are pleased to invite proposals to the UK-Japan Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research Initiative.
The UK NRP (Nutrition Research Partnership for health and disease) wishes to strengthen the UK nutrition research base by supporting the integration of nutrition-related science with research in health and disease with the aim of optimising health outcomes.
The MRC have launched a new research funding Board inviting applications in applied global health research for more information see here.
The Medical Research Council and the National Institute for Health Research, in partnership with the Global Alliance for Chronic Diseases (GACD), are seeking to generate new knowledge on interventions and their implementation for the prevention of cancer in low and middle income countries (LMIC).