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Innovate UK Biomedical Catalyst

Innovate UK (IUK), the Medical Research Council and Scottish Enterprise fund the Biomedical Catalyst awards to support the development of innovative solutions to healthcare challenges. The scheme has four award categories: feasibility, primer, early stage and late stage. The categories …
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AHRC-MRC Global Public Health call

The Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and Medical Research Council (MRC) are launching the second call of their joint Global Public Health: Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) Partnership Awards. This call focuses on the development of research capability and …
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MRC/CONFAP Call for Health Systems Research Networks

The Medical Research Council (MRC) and Conselho Nacional das Fundacoes Estaduais de Amparo a Pesquisa (CONFAP) have launched a call for health systems research networks. The aim is to support interdisciplinary UK-Brazil partnerships to identify research questions on improving the …
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UK/Thailand Infectious Diseases and Non-Communicable Diseases

The Medical Research Council (MRC), the Thailand Research Fund (TRF) and the National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA) have launched a joint initiative to support collaborative research projects focused on infectious and non-communicable diseases in Thailand. Under this initiative, …
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MRC Joint Global Health Trials Scheme

The Joint Global Health Trials scheme has announced its eighth call for proposals. This programme is administered by the Medical Research Council (MRC) and co-funded by the Department for International Development, the Wellcome Trust and the National Institute for Health …
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MRC Confidence in Global Mental Health Research

The Medical Research Council (MRC) has announced a ‘Confidence in Global Mental Health Research’ call as part of its activities under the Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF). The purpose of the call is to provide institutional pump-priming funds which will …
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MRC Confidence in Global Nutrition and Health Research

The Medical Research Council (MRC) has announced a Confidence in Global Nutrition and Health Research call as part of a suite of activities under the Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF). The ‘Confidence in’ schemes are used to demonstrate MRC’s support …
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RCUK Technology Touching Life (TTL) Networks

Technology Touching Life (TTL) has announced a call to establish and fund interdisciplinary research networks, jointly supported by the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC), the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) and Medical Research Council (MRC).  The …
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MRC/DFID/NIHR Call for Research to Improve Adolescent Health in LMIC Settings

Funding available to provide the research evidence needed to affect real and practical changes to improve adolescent health in low- and middle-income countries. In 2016 the Medical Research Council (MRC), in partnership with the Department for International Development (DFID), successfully …
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New Technology Touching Life (TTL) Initiative Workshop Events

Technology Touching Life (TTL) is a BBSRC, EPSRC and MRC joint initiative, which aims to support interdisciplinary research to develop the next generation of technologies that could transform approaches in biological and biomedical research. The Research Councils published a strategic …
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