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5 December 2017
Today, AMRC publishes a new report - Facilitating adoption of off-patent, repurposed medicines into NHS clinical practice. The report was prepared in response to a request from the office of the Minister for Life Sciences in 2015 to take a closer look at the potential for using off-patent, repurposed medicines.
4 December 2017
Mike Johnson, Executive Director of Business Development, Life Arc raises some important questions about collaboration, highlighting that when our mission aligns with another, we could all achieve more by working together.
27 November 2017
Kaisa Immonen, Director of Policy at The European Patients Forum explains the benefits of involving patients in research and the role patient organisations can play in helping drive a shift "from doing research on patients... to doing (better) research with patients".
20 November 2017
At the recent APPG on Medical Research breakfast roundtable, titled “How can the UK become a world leader in research into mental health and multi-morbidities to improve outcomes for those affected?”, Cynthia Joyce, Chief Executive of MQ: Transforming Mental Health, spoke about the challenges facing research in this area.
16 November 2017
On Wednesday 1 November, the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Medical Research held a breakfast roundtable in Parliament. Our Public Affairs Officer, Rohan Bundell highlights the key takeaways from the roundtable in this blog.
14 November 2017
Matthew Hobbs, Deputy Director of Research, Prostate Cancer UK explains the importance of addressing 'background' intellectual property when funding translational research.
13 November 2017
The BenevolentAI Award is a new award to help charities accelerate their medical research and potentially develop new treatments and therapies using artificial intelligence. The first winner of the award will be announced in March 2018. The Award is given to a single applicant once a year.
2 November 2017
Our Policy Manager, Cat Ball explains what the Charity Research Support Fund (CRSF) is, why it is so important, how its value is falling, and what AMRC is doing about it.
24 October 2017
Author of 'On the Front Foot' and CEO of Futures Coaching, Chris Middleton, discusses the development of the report and its key takeaways.
24 October 2017
APPG on Medical Research to host roundtable on research into mental health and multi-morbidities