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Sign-up to help step-up research into dementia: new service enables people to volunteer for research studies #joindementiaresearch @beatdementia

Of all the dementia initiatives announced by the Prime Minister, David Cameron, this weekend it may prove the pivotal one.  It may not grab headlines in the same way as £ commitments to research or new institutes… 1,443 more words

Medical Research

New commissioned funding opportunities from MRC and NIHR

The Efficacy and Mechanism Evaluation Programme (EME) is accepting applications to its commissioned workstream for the following topics:

  • 15/18 Diagnosis and treatment of allergies
  • 15/19 Metabolic liver disease (including NAFLD)
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Funding Opportunities

Buoyant Mood is Warranted in UK Life Sciences

Thankfully, and almost in an un-British way, our health and life sciences sector is catching the enthusiasm bug in 2015.  It seemed that half the UK industry decamped briefly to the Bay Area for JP Morgan last month where Kate Bingham from SV Life Sciences pointedly told US investors that they really did need to get themselves to the UK because this is where the action is these days. 566 more words