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New EMBO members announced

19 Jun 2017

MRC scientists have been named in the European Molecular Biology Organisation’s (EMBO) list of new members.


New Director for the MRC Unit for Lifelong Health and Ageing at UCL

2 Feb 2017

The MRC is pleased to welcome Nish Chaturvedi, Professor of Clinical Epidemiology, as the new Director of the MRC Unit for Lifelong Health and Ageing at UCL. The MRC National Survey of Health and Development which lies at the heart of the Unit’s work is the oldest of the British birth cohorts.


New Year's Honours 2017

3 Jan 2017

Congratulations to the MRC-associated people who have been recognised in the 2017 New Year’s Honours list.


New MRC Deputy Chief Executive announced

16 Dec 2016

Professor David Lomas has been appointed as the MRC’s new Deputy Chief Executive. He will take up a fixed term position on 1 January 2017 which will run to 31 March 2018.