6 April 2017
This is the third and final blog of AMRC’s series on Brexit and medical research. It looks at some of the regulations on medical research and health that will be affected by Brexit.
4 April 2017
Charlotte Pelekanou is a PhD student from the University of Manchester who has been working as a Research Intern for the past three months. Here she provides an overview of what she has been up to during her time at AMRC.
3 April 2017
In this second instalment of AMRC’s blog series highlighting key areas of focus for medical research charities as the UK prepares to leave the EU, we’re looking at one of the most thorny issues - changes to the movement of people.
30 March 2017
Last month children’s medical research charity Sparks announced that it will be joining Great Ormond Street Hospital Charity in a partnership. Elvira Morrison, Head of Sparks spoke to AMRC about the partnership and their first milestone - launching a joint National Call.
29 March 2017
This is the first instalment in a series of posts highlighting key issues facing medical research charities as the UK prepares to leave the EU. Now that Article 50 has been triggered and negotiations are set to commence, this blog looks at the potential impact of changes to EU funding.
29 March 2017
The Medicines Discovery Catapult was set up by Innovate UK as part of the UK's industrial strategy to support and enable commercial drug discovery in the UK. Today, Wednesday 29 March, it was announced that the Catapult has invested £1m into cutting-edge lab capacity. Chris Molloy, Chief Executive at the Catapult tells us how this investment will benefit the drug discovery community.
23 March 2017
Adam Kamenetzky, Research Fellow, Policy Institute at King’s and Researcher-in-residence, NIHR Central Commissioning Facility tells us about the key takeaways from AMRC's Evaluation and Impact masterclass and explains how you can 'tame' the 'gorilla' of research impact.
22 February 2017
Steven Williams, Communications Manager of the NIHR Dissemination Centre provides us with tips on how to disseminate research evidence.
20 February 2017
Dr David Crosby tells Katherine Nightingale about the role of charities in tissue banking and what MRC is looking for from charity partners.
15 February 2017
Rebecca Lawrence, Managing Director and Liz Allen, Director of Strategic Initiatives at F1000 tell us about the Wellcome Open Research platform that launched in November. The platform is for publishing all findings and scholarly output that researchers wish to share.