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Demystifying the uterus for better births

Professor Susan Wray is Professor of Physiology at Liverpool University and an Academy Fellow who investigates the causes of problems in childbirth. We think of modern pregnancy and childbirth as relatively safe, but things can go wrong with devastating effects.  Aro...

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Winners of 2018 Brain Prize announced

Two Academy Fellows have been awarded the 2018 Brain Prize, the world’s most valuable prize for brain research. Professor Michel Goedert FRS FMedSci and Professor John Hardy 

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MedSciLife lunch with Edith Heard

On 15 January we were delighted to welcome Professor Edith Heard to the Academy to give the 2017 Sackler Lecture as part of our #MedSciLife programme which aims to share the life experience of those working in biomedical research, celebrate di...

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