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News stories to mark Clinical Trials Day

Read about how involving patients and the wider public is helping researchers.

School-based education programmes for the prevention of child sexual abuse

The NIRDP hosted a Research Symposium in Medical Biology Centre, Queens University Belfast on 24 March 2015.

The UK Government has announced the first successful diagnoses to result from the 100,000 Genomes Project, which aims to sequence 100,000 whole genomes from around 75,000 participants by 2017.

To reflect the MRC and cross-funder commitment to maximising the use of biosamples, and a shift in public attitudes towards this kind of research; the Human Tissue and Biological Samples for use in Research part of the MRC Ethics Series guidance has been updated.

HiberGene Diagnostics Limited to develop molecular tests for Meningococcal Meningitis and Group B Streptococcus (GBS).

Launch of the Life & Health Sciences Foresight Report

Personnel from Global Pharmaceutical companies gathered in Belfast to meet with leading local Clinical Researchers

Five new Doctoral Fellowships were awarded by HSC R&D Division in 2014