NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Three UK science funding agencies have jointly contributed £5.6 million ($9.4 million) toward the European X-ray Free Electron Lasers (XFEL) project, a facility currently under construction in Hamburg, Germany that will provide scientists with access to advanced crystallogr
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The UK's two major biomedical science funding entities, the Wellcome Trust and the Medical Research Council, have published a new guidance to help research organizations develop policies for handling health-related findings (HRFs) that may arise among their study parti
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) — A group of UK-based research funding organizations said this week that they will adopt recommendations made by an expert advisory group to reduce the risk of anonymized individual research subjects in the UK being re-identified from genomic, epidemiological, and social
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Wellcome Trust has awarded £1.3 million ($2 million) to fund a researcher at the University of East Anglia and the Institute of Food Research who will seek to find out how bacteria that are beneficial to humans help protect against diseases in the early phases of l
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Wellcome Trust and the UK's Medical Research Council are investing £12.8 million ($20.5 million) to create a database of induced pluripotent stem cells for use in a range of research efforts, such as genetic disease studies, the Wellcome Trust said today.