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Medical Research Council (1913-:) (medical research organisation)


Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Applications to the Medical Research Council, 1 January 1973 - 5 July 1994

Identifier: Coll-1577/3/1/1
Scope and Contents Grant applications filed by R.P. Ambler and submitted to the Medical Research Council. Topics of the applications include 'Investigation of protein from bacteria and Drosophila', 'Structural investigation of beta lactamase proteins and genes', 'A central facility at the University of Edinburgh for high-sensitivity protein sequencing', 'The structure and genetic study of the alcohol dehydrogenase of Drosphilia melanogaster', 'Amino acid sequence determination of bacterial proteins by automatic...
Dates: 1 January 1973 - 5 July 1994

CD labelled 'MRC Site Visit 2007', 2007

 Item — Box: CLX-A-1497, Box: data_value_missing_dab6cd0d52e1dc67ac65bd1f08c239b5, Box: data_value_missing_da52d246a1a80a3b9c8d7f59f36a6c7d
Identifier: Coll-1320/2/2/27
Scope and Contents Contains agenda and accompanying documents for the MRC site visit and review of the Centre in Stem Cell Research, University of Edinburgh, and a copy of the application for an MRC grant for a Centre for Regenerative Medicine.
Dates: 2007

Correspondence with David Walliker, 1965-1988

Identifier: Coll-1255/2/10
Scope and Contents Correspondence chiefly concerns the establishment and progress of Walliker's MRC research programme at the Institute of Animal Genetics, conditions regarding his grant and Beale's recommendation of him for a University professorship.

Except for a few early letters, copies of Beale's own replies to Walliker are not present.
Dates: 1965-1988

Correspondence with Richard Carter, 1967-1985

Identifier: Coll-1255/2/12
Scope and Contents The correspondence spans Carter's appointment to Beale's research group, his ongoing research and his work at the National Institutes of Health, Maryland. Also present are letters from the Medical Research Council regarding funding for Carter's post and Beale and Carter's reports of work to the Council.

Much of the correspondence appears to consist of Carter's letters to Beale, with copies of Beale's replies not present.
Dates: 1967-1985

Correspondence with the Medical Research Council, 1966-1971

Identifier: Coll-1255/9/1
Scope and Contents Correspondence chiefly concerns the various research grants awarded to Beale by the Medical Research Council for research on the genetics of malaria parasites. Also present are letters from David Walliker regarding the research and draft annual research reports.
Dates: 1966-1971

Correspondence with the Medical Research Council regarding a five-year programme grant for research on malaria parasites, 1971-1978

Identifier: Coll-1255/9/3
Scope and Contents Also contains a copy of Beale's completed application for long-term support to the Medical Research Council for the 'Genetics of Malaria Parasites' project.
Dates: 1971-1978

Correspondence with the Medical Research Council regarding Beale's visit to the Gambia, 1972

Identifier: Coll-1255/10/4
Scope and Contents From the Series: Contains papers regarding Beale's study and research visits to the USSR (March 1968), the Gambia (September 1972), Japan (April-May 1973) and Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok (1976-1977). Also includes papers regarding student unrest at the University of California, Berkeley (1964) and a printed booklet titled 'Diary of a visit to Moscow and China as a member of a delegation from the Royal Society of London to the Academia Sinica' by C.H. Waddington.
Dates: 1972

File relating chiefly to the MRC-funded project 'DNA recognition by the specificity component of Type I Restriction systems', 1983-1988

Identifier: Coll-1528/8/2
Scope and Contents Also contains details of an application to the Wolfson Foundation to support a postdoctoral position on the grant.
Dates: 1983-1988

Files relating to MRC grant applications and reporting, 1965-2001

Identifier: Coll-1528/8/1
Content Description From the Fonds: This archive comprises the personal and working papers of Noreen Murray, including: awards and honours; biographical materials such as photographs and family documents; material relating to Noreen's education and early career, including school certificates; personal and professional correspondence; papers relating to Noreen's work at the University of Edinburgh, including departmental papers, teaching materials and staff and student files; notes and data relating to research; notes and drafts...
Dates: 1965-2001

Files relating to Noreen's reviews of MRC grant applications, 1998-2002

Identifier: Coll-1528/8/4
Scope and Contents Also contains correspondence regarding the MRC Advisory Board and peer review system.
Dates: 1998-2002