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Network: Summer 2017

In this issue:

Dementia research institute established; Old drugs, new dementia treatments?; Bats reveal virus history; Drug halts hot flushes; Secrets of our first seven days – using gene editing to improve IVF success; Working life of a surgeon and researcher; Charles Fletcher, the first TV doctor; 70 years under the lens of medical research; Opinion: why patient involvement in research matters.

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Foreword by Sir John Savill, Chief Executive


Dementia research institute established across the UK
Science busking at the Crick


Future of regenerative medicine looks bright

Latest Discoveries

Old drugs, new dementia treatments?
Bats reveal virus history
Drug halts hot flushes 
GPs trial ‘sponge on a string’ cancer test 


Secrets of our first seven days
Behind the picture: Charles Fletcher as the first TV doctor
Working Life: Surgeon and researcher Damian Mole
71 years under the lens of medical research
Opinion: Why patient involvement in research matters