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

Explore our research

Videos and resources providing an insight into our research.

Videos

Institute overview and highlights

Our IGMM video gives a great overview of the Institute and the different research focuses of our 3 component Centres – the Centre for Genomic and Experimental Medicine, CRUK Edinburgh Centre and the MRC Human Genetics Unit – as well insights into different areas of our buildings.

Sequencing a clinical sample: from blood to results

Follow a clinical sample through DNA extraction, sequencing and analysis of results. Produced in collaboration with the Clinical Research Facility Edinburgh.

“Research in a Nutshell”

Some of our researchers have recorded short “Research in a Nutshell” videos to give you an insight into their research:

Farhat Din, CRUK Edinburgh Centre

Steve Pollard, CRUK Edinburgh Centre

Wendy Bickmore, MRC Human Genetics Unit

Susan Farrington, MRC Human Genetics Unit

Greg Kudla, MRC Human Genetics Unit

Duncan Sproul, MRC Human Genetics Unit

Omar Albagha, Centre for Genomic and Experimental Medicine

Riccardo Marioni, Centre for Genomic and Experimental Medicine

PhD research project in 3 minutes

Priya Hari, CRUK Edinburgh Centre

Resources

National 5 and Higher Biology Resource

Our MRC Human Genetics Unit researchers are collaborating with a working group of Biology Teachers to develop resources to assist National 5 and Higher Biology pupils and plan to release our first resource pack in January 2017.

Resources from our funders

Further biomedical research resources are also available from our major research funders:

If you have any queries about our research, please join us for a discussion at one of our events or email our Communications Manager: Communications@igmm.ed.ac.uk