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Latest news and events

Read the latest news & events from the MRC Centre of Inflammation Research

Precision Medicine in Crohn’s disease and Ulcerative Colitis interview

January 2017: Dr Gwo-tzer Ho speaks about Precision Medicine in Crohn’s disease and Ulcerative Colitis in American Journal of Gastroenterology

Staff recognised in New Year’s Honours

January 2017: Professor Haslett recognised in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours list

British Thoracic Society Medical Student Prize for 2016

December 2016: Congratulations to Sam Williams

Long serving member of staff honoured

December 2016: Congratulations to Pat Swan on her 40 years service

Lord Smith Medal winner 2016

December 2016: Congratulations to Alastair Hayes

Personal Tutor of the Year award

November 2016: Congratulations to Professor Sarah Howie on this award

MRC Senior Clinical Fellowship award

November 2016: Congratulations to Mr Damian Mole

Immune cell insight offers hope for tackling deadly lung condition

November 2016: Research into life-threatening lung condition triggered by blood poisoning

Scottish Senior Clinical Fellowship award

October 2016: Congratulations to Debby Bogaert and Robert Gray on this award

Deal gives boost to disease research

October 2016: A major breakthrough in peptide chemistry and biomedical sciences, paving the way for a better understanding of disease onset and behaviour

Skin’s own defences point towards new eczema therapies

October 2016: The body’s own natural defences could be harnessed in a potential therapy for a common skin condition, research suggests.

Welcome to Sheonagh Law

September 2016: PhD to investigate whether neutrophil extracellular traps are pro-inflammatory in cystic fibrosis

Highly prestigious Dorothy Hodgkin fellowship awarded

September 2016: Congratulations to Emily Gwyer Findlay

Professor Debby Bogaert joins the CIR

September 2016: The CIR welcomes Professor Debby Bogaert