MRC Institute of Genetics & Molecular Medicine
MRC Institute of Genetics & Molecular Medicine


Latest IGMM events.

Virtual Meeting - MRC Human Genetics Unit Symposium: Aberrant Cell State Transitions in Human Disease

The goal of this online meeting is to discuss cutting edge research that builds on novel methodologies in single cell analysis to reveal biological mechanisms of disease: 23 - 24 September 2020

Rebel Cell: A new view of cancer

Geneticist and science writer Kat Arney takes us to the dawn of life on planet earth right up to the present day to get to the heart of what cancer really is: Wednesday 5th August 2020

Science Insights Online 2020

During the last week of July, we'll deliver our annual Science Insights cross-college work experience programme for S5 pupils for the 7th time. However, this year it will be online for the first time, in response to the Coronavirus Pandemic: July 2020

The eyes have it: From genetics to gene therapy

MRC sponsored HGU Genetics Unzipped podcast on living with and researching genetic eye disease: Thursday 2 July 2020

Looking To The Future

Margaret Frame & David Cameron invite you to: A Small Celebration of Cancer Research in Edinburgh - 10th March 2020 3.00pm

Seeing in colour: A symposium in honour of Professor Ian Jackson

This research symposium will celebrate science related to the work of Ian Jackson, including mouse genetics, eye development and disease: June 11th 2020 (event postponed).

Bringing Genomics into Clinical Care

University of Edinburgh, Usher Institute and MRC Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine
A special guest seminar by Professor Teri Manolio, Director of Genomic Medicine, US National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) hosted by Prof Tim Aitman and Prof Cathie Sudlow.

IGMM Doors Open Day 2019

IGMM will open its doors to the public for building tours, videos and talks programme, hands on activities, lay posters and more: Saturday 28 September 10am-5pm

Shining a Light on Genetic Disorders

MRC shine a light
Tuesday 18 June 6.00-8.00pm MRC Festival of Medical Research event 2019

ESRIC Symposium 2019

ESRIC logo
Tuesday 28th May 1.00-5.00pm MRC Institute of Genetics & Molecular Medicine

IGMM Postdoc Careers event: Routes to Funding in Developing a Research Career

Monday 29th April 1.30-4.00pm IGMM South Seminar room

Senescence Symposium 2019

IGMM building summer
One day Senescence Symposium: 10 May 2019

Biomedical Data Science School

Intensive 1 week course on biomedical data science: 11-15 March 2019

IGMM Cross-Disciplinary (XD) Challenge

Students from mathematics, physical sciences and informatics are invited to work with IGMM scientists on challenging biology problems: Friday 26th October 2018

IGMM Doors Open Day 2018

IGMM doors open 2017
IGMM will open its doors to the public for building tours, 10 minute talks, hands on activities and more: Saturday 29 September 10am-5pm

Genes, Development and Populations

Nick Hastie
Join Us To Celebrate Nick Hastie’s Life In Science (invitation only): 12-13 November 2018

Genome & Epigenome Integrity - a Conference of the Marie-Curie ITN Chromatin 3D

Chromatin inn 3D 2018
a Conference of the Marie-Curie ITN Chromatin 3D: 20 September 2018