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Funding reproducible, robust research

16 Jun 2016

To help improve the reproducibility and reliability of research, and in response to feedback from the community, the MRC has updated the grant application process to allow applicants to include more detail on their methodology and experimental design.

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Queen's Birthday Honours 2016

13 Jun 2016

Congratulations to the MRC-associated people who have been recognised in the 2016 Queen’s Birthday Honours list. 

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NC3Rs announces winners of 2015 3Rs Prize

29 Feb 2016

Dr Madeline Lancaster, from the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology in Cambridge, is one of the recipients of the 2015 3Rs Prize. It recognises her work into reducing the use of animals in research through the development of brain organoids

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Progressing clinical academic careers in the UK

9 Dec 2015

A review published by the MRC, AMS, BHF, CRUK, NIHR and Wellcome Trust explores the experiences of early-career clinical academics, showing that while many successfully progress to become leading researchers, many barriers to progression remain.