Partners pledge £230 million for technologies to revolutionise research into disease

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The Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, has today announced that a partnership led by the Medical Research Council (MRC) will invest over £230 million in a range of revolutionary technologies aimed at identifying the causes of diseases such as arthritis, cancer and dementia.

A group of Arthritis Research UK zip sliders

National Arthritis Week 2014 – Day 7

Daredevils descend from Tyne Bridge to complete the Ultimate Zip Slide Challenge while others take part in a leisure lunch to help bring National Arthritis Week 2014 to a close.

Bucket collectors in Arthritis Research UK t-shirts and tabbards

National Arthritis Week 2014 – Day 6

An update on the Great North Sponsored Steps Challenge, more schools and shoppers get involved and inventors gather at Marketplace for National Arthritis Week 2014.

Events

Bupa Great South Run26 October 2014The Bupa Great South Run is Europe’s most popular 10 mile race and will be returning to the streets of Portsmouth once again in 2013.
Dublin Marathon27 October 2014The ‘friendly marathon’ will take you along the historic Georgian streets of vibrant Dublin.

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