Correspondence with the Wellcome Trust, 1976-1982
Scope and Contents
Chiefly contains correspondence with the Wellcome Trust concerning the awarding of various research grants and grant extensions. Also contains copies of completed grant applications and draft research reports.
- Creation: 1976-1982
Language of Materials
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Open. Where noted, the researcher may be required to complete a Data Protection undertaking form. A small amount of material is restricted and cannot be produced.
Biographical / Historical
The Wellcome Trust awarded Beale £1,000 to supplement his visit to Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand in 1976-1977 as part of his Royal Society Overseas Visiting Professorship award. Further awards were received in 1977, for research on the typing of malaria parasites Plasmodium falciparum and Plasmodium vivax (under the Tropical Medicine Research Awards scheme); in 1979, for a year's extension to the latter project, focusing on variation in falciparum malaria; in 1980, for an extension to the study of cloning of Plasmodium falciparum and for an extension to Andrew Tait's fellowship studying the speciation and genetics of Africa trypanosomes; and in 1982 for genetic studies on antigens of malaria parasites.
- Wellcome Trust (1936-:) (research-funding charity) (Organization)
- From the Fonds: Beale, Geoffrey Herbert, 1913-2009 (founder of malaria genetics, Royal Society professor) (Person)