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Academy response to the announcement in the Comprehensive Spending Review 2007 of a single fund for health research of £1.7 billion.Read more
Academy of Medical Sciences statement on the Government's response to the Joint Committee Report on the Human Tissue and Embryos (Draft) Bill.Read more
An Academy of Medical Sciences working group, chaired by Professor Patrick Maxwell, Academy Registrar, has published a response to the review of Modernising Medical Careers (MMC). The paper expresses broad concerns over the implementation of MMC via the Medical Training Applications Service (M...Read more
Economic returns on the investment in UK medical research are to be assessed in a project jointly commissioned by the Academy of Medical Sciences, Medical Research Council and Wellcome Trust.Read more
A report by the Academy of Medical Sciences has concluded that research involving inter-species embryos (human embryos containing animal material) should be permitted under regulation, to develop tRead more
Academy statement in response to the University and College Union (UCU) actions encouraging its members to sever ties with Israeli researchers.Read more