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Wellcome Trust announces £250m fund for high risk ideas

July 11, 2018
Research and Development 250 million, Wellcome, britain, leap fund, pharma

The London-based biomedical research charity the Wellcome Trust, Britain’s wealthiest foundation, has announced the launch of a new £250 million …

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MedCity to launch in April

March 28, 2014
Medical Communications, Research and Development, Sales and Marketing Boris Johnson, London, UCL, Wellcome, medcity, medical city

The eagerly anticipated launch of ‘MedCity’ will be announced in April, Pharmafile has learned, as the UK government looks to …

Funding boost for GSK open lab

May 7, 2013
Research and Development, Sales and Marketing GSK, Wellcome

GlaxoSmithKline has been given an extra £5 million by the Wellcome Trust to help support its work in Spain on …


GSK collaborates with Dundee on neglected diseases

March 6, 2012
Research and Development, Sales and Marketing Africa, Dundee, GSK, Gates, Wellcome

GlaxoSmithKline has teamed up with Dundee University and the Wellcome Trust to develop new drugs for neglected diseases.  Healthcare charity …

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Wellcome Trust signs £45m Indian collaboration

July 30, 2010
Research and Development India, Wellcome, em, emerging markets

UK medical research charity the Wellcome Trust and the Indian government are to jointly develop a range of innovative and …

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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 …


Plans for UK’s research hub unveiled

June 23, 2010
Research and Development Cancer Research UK, MRC, UCL, UKCMRI, Wellcome, biomedical

The vision for a new UK biomedical research and innovation centre which will be the biggest in Europe has been …

Funding boost for UK research

March 29, 2010
Research and Development Cancer Research UK, MRC, UCL, UKCMRI, Wellcome

Prime minister Gordon Brown has pledged £250 million for the planned UK Centre for Medical Research and Innovation (UKCMRI). The …

Huge drug discovery database launched

January 26, 2010
Research and Development ChEMBLdb, Wellcome, genome, genomics

A huge online database of information on the properties and activities of drugs and drug-like small molecules and their targets …

Vision for £500m biomedical research hub in UK unveiled

December 14, 2009
Research and Development Paul Nurse, UKCMRI, Wellcome

Construction of a new biomedical research institute designed to bring the UK to the forefront of fundamental research in a …

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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