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News, Blogs & Events

Our vision is to deliver impact by translating our science and understanding of fundamental biology to promote lifelong health and wellbeing. Here you can find the latest news from our scientists as well as events and other opportunities to get closer to our research. For specific reports, updates and opportunities relating to our impacts and equality in science, visit our Knowledge Exchange & Commercialisation, Public Engagement and equality4success blogs.

Knowledge Exchange & Commercialisation Blog | Engagement Blog | equality4success Blog


Peter Rugg-Gunn awarded tenure by the Institute

Dr Rugg-Gunn now becomes a permanent member of the Institute

Tenure recognises Dr Rugg-Gunn's outstanding scientific acheivements


Richard Henderson awarded Nobel Prize for Chemistry

Henderson is based in Cambridge and was previously an Institute Trustee

The 2017 Prize for Chemistry recognises work on cryo-EM


EU-LIFE's vision for European R&D Funding Programme

Priorities for Research and Development

EU-LIFE announces key priorities for the next European Funding…


STEM Insight Week teacher placements

Apply by 15th September

For teachers who want to get back to the bench!


Bioscience lite - CRISPR-Cas9 genome editing – technology, applications and implications

CRISPR-Cas9 genome editing

CRISPR-Cas9 genome editing – technology, applications and…


Bioscience Lite - current sequencing technologies and their applications

Genome Sequencing – current sequencing technologies and their…

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