News

Network: Summer 2018

In this issue:

Comment from our new Executive Chair Professor Fiona Watt; how MRC researchers are outfoxing the flu with year-round research efforts; why we’re investing in personalised medicine and technology to solve health challenges; and an opinion piece from 18-year-old Eilean MacDonald on childhood arthritis and how research can give patients a voice. 

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Contents

Comment from our new MRC Executive Chair

News

£40m for new dementia research building
Genome sequencing of first 50,000 UK Biobank participants

Funding

Investing in personalised medicine research
Technology teams to solve life science challenges

People

New director joins MRC family
Superheroes vs superbugs

Latest discoveries

Sight regained thanks to stem cell-based treatment
Bloodless revolution in diabetes monitoring

Features

Outfoxing the flu
Opinion: How research can give patients a voice