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This meeting took place online on the 18th Feb 2021. [Read more]

Loneliness, who should we look out for?

What factors are related to loneliness in middle and older aged people?  [Read more]

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Dr Catherine Calderwood,  [Read more]

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A card-swiping computer game to explore the complexities of Big Data research. < [Read more]

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In the future, doctors may use DNA tests to help them decide which medicine to prescribe. [Read more]

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A stacking rings activity to stimulate conversation around risk & resilience. [Read more]

Jeane Freeman shakes hands with Professor Andrew McIntosh and Professor Jonathan Seckl

Hosted by Professor Andrew McIntosh, the Cabinet Secretary met MRC researchers working on the MRC [Read more]

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Nine leading universities from across the UK will be the recipients of multi-million-pound grants [Read more]

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Researchers at the Institute of Health and Wellbeing have been awarded £1m from the MRC [Read more]

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Novel research aimed at better understanding mental health conditions such as depression  [Read more]

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The past year has seen major developments in our understanding of mental health, [Read more]

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By Professor Danny Smith (University of Glasgow) [Read more]