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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.


  • Creation: 1966-1971

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Biographical / Historical

Beale was awarded a three-year grant by the Medical Research Council in 1966 for a research project on 'the genetics of malaria parasites.' In 1968 the MRC awarded a supplementary grant to cover the expense of collecting additional strains of Plasmodium berghei from Africa. In 1969 an extension for a further three years was awarded.


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