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Public Engagement Events Listing - July 2014

As the summer sunshine tempts us outdoors, have a look at this varied selection of Wellcome-supported events (both indoors and out!) and take your pick for July. 1,828 more words

Public Engagement

Sharing lessons learnt about strengthening research capacity in LMICs

The Wellcome Trust devotes a significant proportion of funds to health-related research conducted outside the UK, supporting over 3000 researchers in more than 50 countries. We, and… 639 more words

International

Image of the Week: GABA-A receptor

This image is based on the first X-ray structure of a GABAA receptor, the human GABAA beta3, recently published in Nature by Dr Paul Miller and Dr Radu Aricescu from the… 346 more words

Biomedical Sciences

Nominate your favourite Science Commentator

The 2014 Editorial Intelligence Comment Awards launch today and include a Science Commentary category for the second year running, which the Wellcome Trust is proud to sponsor. 214 more words

Science Communication

Wellcome Trust Research Round-up 09/06/14

Our fortnightly round-up up of news from the Wellcome Trust research community.

‘Map of pain’ reveals sensitivity in forehead and fingertips

“Where does it hurt?” is the first question asked of anybody in pain. 984 more words

Neuroscience And Understanding The Brain

How to get researchers involved in public engagement


The two-day event ‘Magnificent Microbes’ was open to school children and the general public. It aimed to convey the importance of microbes in shaping our health, the economy and the food we eat. 812 more words

Science Communication