MRC Festival at the MRC Centre for Transplantation

On Wednesday 21 June 2017 five students from City Heights E-ACT Academy spent the day at the MRC Centre for Transplantation learning about the lifecycle of clinical trials as part of the MRC Festival of Medical Research. For a week every June, Medical Research Council (MRC) funded units, centres and institutes showcase and discuss their … More MRC Festival at the MRC Centre for Transplantation

MRC Centre for Transplantation

The MRC Centre for Transplantation was established in 2007 and was recently awarded funding from the Medical Research Council for another five years until 2017. The Centre is based within King’s College London, Faculty of Life Sciences & Medicine, Division of Transplantation Immunology and Mucosal Biology and also includes research groups from other Divisions at […]

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Scientific Advancements

Sometimes the body’s organs no longer function correctly. This may be due to disease or genetic condition. Organ transplantation has been offering a solution to these problems for over 50 years. Despite this dramatic surgical solution, a significant number of challenges still exist such as the shortage of donor organs, maintaining the quality of an … More Scientific Advancements