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UK Biobank data reveals new Alzheimer’s risk gene

18 May 2018

An international research team funded by the MRC, and led by scientists at the University of Edinburgh and the University of Queensland, has identified three new genes linked to the risk of Alzheimer’s disease.

MRC Festival of Medical Research 2018 programme launches

17 May 2018

The third annual MRC Festival of Medical Research 2018 takes place from 14–24 June. It involves a wide range of free public activities showcasing MRC-funded research. The programme of MRC Festival activities launches.