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News, Blogs & Events

Our vision is to deliver impact by translating our science and understanding of fundamental biology to promote lifelong health and wellbeing. Here you can find the latest news from our scientists as well as events and other opportunities to get closer to our research. For specific reports, updates and opportunities relating to our impacts and equality in science, visit our Knowledge Exchange & Commercialisation, Public Engagement and equality4success blogs.

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Placenta defects key factor in prenatal deaths

Almost 70% of genes linked to prenatal death could affect the placenta

Of 103 mutations that lead to prenatal death in mice, 68% caused…


Making new contacts: Super-enhancers in changing cells

Changing DNA organisation changes gene activity between cell types

Super-enhancers contact different genes in different cell types


Genes for age-linked brain deterioration identified

One gene led to premature cell ageing and could reveal ways to slow brain ageing

A group of 250 genes contribute to aging in brain stem cells


Chromos at ZKM 'Open Codes' Exhibition

Find Chromos virtual reality (VR) experience in Karlsruhe, Germany


Race Against the Ageing Clock

Get hands-on with exciting research with the Babraham Institute at their newest epigenetics exhibition

Part of the Cambridge Science Festival

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