02 Aug 2012
A consortium of 10 UK government and charity funders, led by the Medical Research Council (MRC), has made a historic £19 million investment to establish four e-health research Centres of Excellence in London, Manchester, Dundee and Swansea. The funding awards were announced today at the British Business Embassy’s life sciences summit at Lancaster House by the Minister for Universities and Science David Willetts.
01 Aug 2012
On 1 August 2012 Professor Angus Lamond stepped down as the Head of GRE after 15 years. Through his vision and drive Angus has led the division from its inception and built it into an international centre for research excellence in gene regulation and expression. He has also been instrumental in bringing cutting-edge research technologies and a strong public engagement agenda to the forefront of life sciences research in Dundee, for both of which Dundee now enjoys a national reputation.