UK Biobank

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Six-strong collaboration to sequence 500,000 exomes

January 9, 2018
Manufacturing and Production, Research and Development UK Biobank, biotech, drugs, pharma, pharmaceutical

A collaboration that sees six pharma players come together to fund the sequencing of a particular section of DNA of …

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Pfizer in metabolic disease push

September 11, 2015
Medical Communications, Research and Development AMRA, Pfizer, UK Biobank, med tech, metabolic disease, obesity

Pfizer has signed a research collaboration with a global medical health technology company, to investigate risk factors for metabolic conditions.  …

UK science in line for £500m boost from EU

October 20, 2010
Research and Development UK Biobank, UKCMRI, biotech funding, life sciences, science parks

The European Investment Bank has unveiled a £500 million package of loans to boost the UK’s science and education base …

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Milestone for UK Biobank

July 8, 2010
Research and Development DNA, MRC, UK Biobank, Wellcome

Medical research initiative the UK Biobank has collected DNA samples from its 500,000th volunteer, marking a major milestone in its …

World’s biggest DNA project launched

March 16, 2006
Research and Development DNA, MRC, UK Biobank, Wellcome

UK Biobank, the world’s largest and most detailed study of how genes, lifestyle and environment affect risks of developing disease, …

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