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About NDM

NDM Research Building

The Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine is part of the Medical Sciences Division. It hosts one of the largest groupings of biomedical researchers in the University sector, and is also responsible for a significant part of the teaching of clinical medical students within the Oxford Medical School.

Research Funding

MRC

The next call of the MRC Confidence in Concept Fund is now open. The MRC CiC is an internal University of Oxford fund that will support the earliest stages of translational research projects. It is intended to accelerate the transition from discovery research to translational development projects by supporting preliminary work or feasibility studies to establish the viability of an approach.

Applications for interdisciplinary research are particularly welcomed, it is anticipated that half of the funding available will be awarded to interdisciplinary projects.

Expression of interest deadline Monday 18 April.

Latest News

A new open-access drug-discovery ecosystem

A new open-access drug-discovery ecosystem

Posted 08/02/2016

Dr Wen Hwa Lee, the Strategic Alliances Manager at the Structural Genomics Consortium (SGC), is interviewed about how the SGC is working to revolutionise the way we think about drug discovery. 

The future of cancer treatment

The future of cancer treatment

Posted 04/02/2016

To mark World Cancer Day, the Oxford Science Blog interviews Professor Colin Goding from the Ludwig Institute about how his work is helping change cancer treatment. 

Lessons from Ebola

Lessons from Ebola

Posted 04/02/2016

A Blueprint article discusses how researchers from the Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health, including Professors Peter Horby and Trudie Lang, led the frontline research response against Ebola, and how Professor Adrian Hill led the search for a vaccine at the height of the crisis. Professor Hill will also be giving the 2016 Oxford London lecture next month.

News Archive

Podcast: Meet our Researchers

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SPACIAL EPIDEMIOLOGY & VACCINES

Understanding the variation of malaria risk between houses, villages or region, and how malaria is transmitted in and around that variability helps develop better malaria control programmes and use their resources more wisely. Since malaria control tools are becoming less effective with time, progress in vaccine design is essential, as explained by Professor Philip Bejon.

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Medical Grand Round

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Thursday 18th February, 1-2pm, Lecture Theatre 1, Academic Centre, JR Hospital

Rheumatology: 'Curiosities from the Musculoskeletal Casebook: Lessons from rare bone diseases', Dr Laura Watts on behalf of Prof Paul Wordsworth

Geratology: TBA

Chair: Prof Sir Peter J Ratcliffe FRS

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