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  1. CRM awarded Sustainability Awards

    Apr 7

    We are delighted to announce that CRM has been awarded a Gold Office Award in the 2019 Sustainability Awards.

  2. Kirsty Ferguson: Presenting my research in Parliament

    Mar 30

    Kirsty Ferguson from the Pollard Lab was recently chosen to present her research in the Houses of Parliament during STEM for Britain 2020.

  3. International women's day at CRM

    Mar 8

    For International Women's Day and International Day of Women and Girls in Science, we are celebrating all the wonderful women working at CRM. 

  4. Ian Chambers wins 2020 Hooke Medal

    Jan 8

    Congratulations to Professor Ian Chambers, Group Leader and Professor of Pluripotent Stem Cell Biology at the MRC Centre for Regenerative Medicine, who has won the 2020 Hooke Medal for his contribution to UK Cell Biology.

  5. Castleview Primary School win the Rolls-Royce Science Prize

    Nov 6

    Congratulations to Castleview Primary School who have been named the overall winner of the 2019 Rolls Royce Science Prize and the Eden Award in a partnership with CRM’s Dr Cathy Southworth.

  6. CRM supports #StopMS campaign

    Oct 17

    CRM group leader Anna Williams has lent her support to the MS Society’s Stop MS campaign with an interview featured on the BBC News at Six.

  7. Tomas Soto: My summer internship at CRM

    Oct 17

    Tomas Soto, a pupil at Holy Rood RC High School in Edinburgh, spent his summer on a four week internship at CRM. 

  8. Macrophage cell therapy safe, trial suggests

    Oct 7

    Liver disease patients could one day benefit from a new cell therapy that has just completed its first clinical trial, published in Nature Medicine.

  9. Charles ffrench-Constant presented Chancellor’s Award

    Oct 4

    Congratulations to Professor Charles ffrench-Constant, Professor of Neurology at MRC-CRM and Dean of Research for the College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine, who has been awarded the 2019 Chancellor’s Award for Research.

  10. Tilo Kunath wins prestigious award for Parkinson’s research

    Aug 22

    Congratulations to Dr Tilo Kunath, Group Leader at the MRC Centre for Regenerative Medicine, who has won the Tom Isaacs Award 2019 for his outstanding work in Parkinson’s research. 

  11. Id1 stabilises cell identity during early embryonic development

    Aug 8

    New research has shown the importance of the Id1 gene in controlling transition between cell states during development of the mouse embryo. 

  12. David S Miller Young Scientist Award

    Jul 16

    Congratulations to Sophie Quick who was won the David S Miller Young Scientist Award at the 13th International Conference on Cerebral Vascular Biology (CVB) 2019.

  13. Rooftop apiary promotes sustainability

    Jul 10

    The MRC Centre for Regenerative Medicine is now home to a colony of honey bees, with a new apiary established on the building’s roof. 

  14. IRR Early Career Innovator 2019

    Jun 5

    Dr Sofia Ferreira-Gonzalez has been named the winner of this year’s IRR Early Career Innovation Competition for her proposal to reduce liver transplant complications.

  15. Public Engagement team win community partnership award

    May 21

    A team of dedicated staff and students based at MRC CRM have been awarded the very first Social Responsibility and Sustainability Community Partnership Award. 

  16. 10 years of the MRC Centre for Regenerative Medicine

    Apr 30

    The MRC Centre for Regenerative Medicine was established in 2008, Directed by Professor Sir Ian Wilmut. CRM has had 10 incredible years with many, many highlights. As part of our 10th anniversary celebrations we wanted to share some of those highlights with you: 10 stories to be precise.

  17. Blood cancer’s “Achilles’ heel”?

    Apr 26

    CRM scientists have helped make a breakthrough discovery which could open the door for new treatments for leukaemia.

  18. Steve Pollard – keeping brain cancer in check

    Apr 18

    Professor Steve Pollard was recently interviewed by The Times about his research and how it is helping to develop new treatments to keep brain cancer in check.

  19. Progress towards skin swab test for Parkinson’s

    Mar 20

    A new study has identified chemicals in the skin responsible for a unique scent in people with Parkinson’s disease.

  20. New Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh

    Mar 1

    Congratulations to CRM Associate Director Professor Dónal O'Carroll who has been elected to join the Fellowship of the Royal Society of Edinburgh (RSE).