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Summer talk and laboratory tours

20 Jun 2017

The exceptional professional and personal benefit gain from MLS support was highlighted by speaker Dr Elli Pinnock at the recent up-date meeting and laboratory tour for Founders and Sponsors.

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MLS awards medical and agricultural bursaries

17 May 2017

Projects of excellent research quality and range were submitted to the charity’s recent funding round. We were delighted to award a number of bursaries for outstanding research.

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Medical and Life Sciences Research Fund Training Bursary announcement - funding available

03 Mar 2017

We are pleased to announce a funding round for medical/biomedical and life sciences projects is now open.

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MLS funding to better understand small cell lung cancer and improve treatment regimes.

20 Jan 2017

Small cell lung cancer is an aggressive form of lung cancer notorious for its rapid progression and poor outcome. The average survival time from diagnosis is only 9 months.

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Sheep foot rot needs better understanding

01 Dec 2016

The MLS are funding research to find the cause of sheep foot to improve the welfare of sheep.

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Getting to Grips with Antibiotic Resistance

16 Nov 2016

On Tuesday 15 November the University of Warwick led a Public Science event exploring the issues of antibiotic resistance in our community as well as around the world. The event was supported by the Medical and Life Sciences Research Fund.

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Medical and Life Sciences Research Fund Training Bursary announcement

05 Oct 2016

A Medical and Life Sciences Research Fund Training Bursary funding round is now open specifically for Food Security.

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Revolutionising cancer diagnostics and drug delivery

02 Aug 2016

Nanocomposites are uniquely placed to solve challenges in a variety of medical fields, due to their small sizes (~100,000 times smaller than the width of a human hair) and unique properties.

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Cancer cell proteins seen in 3-dimensions

25 Apr 2016

The Medical and Life Sciences Research Fund grant to Sarah Smith aimed to develop new electron microscopy techniques to image proteins in biological samples. The ultimate aim was to understand the changes that take place in cancer cells

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Coventry General Charities visit the Lab

19 Mar 2016

Professor Christopher Dowson welcomed Trustees of the Coventry General Charities to view the laboratories where his team work on finding how antibiotic resistance develops and spreads and in finding new antibiotics.

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Supporting carefully selected research projects in Warwickshire universities, hospitals and Wellesbourne Crop Centre