Pandemic Science Hub to develop better drugs to fight lung disease

New, multi-million pound research programme at the University of Edinburgh will develop treatments for lung infections

Action Medical Research and LifeArc announce another round of funding to support translational research into children’s rare diseases

£1m fund to progress promising translational research addressing a medical need for children and young people

Accelerating progress against dementia 

How can we reduce the impact of dementia on individuals, families and wider society?

Learning from translational research success stories during the COVID-19 pandemic

Melanie Lee on how bringing together diverse teams united under a clear purpose can deliver extraordinary results.

Hackathon brings scientists together to tackle brain health

Together with the patient charity Motor Neurone Disease (MND) Association, LifeArc co-sponsored an MND challenge within a…

LifeArc and Scottish Government work together to drive Scottish research into rare diseases

LifeArc and the Chief Scientist Office (CSO) for the Scottish Government have today jointly awarded a total…

Covid-19 hub shortlisted for Scottish award

Unique translational research hub for Covid-19 and other viruses was a finalist in the Scottish Knowledge Exchange Awards. 

Study reveals gene faults underpinning severe Covid-19

The study paves the way for new tests and treatments to protect people from infection.

Living with genetic sight loss – a family story

Late-onset retinal degeneration (L-ORD) is a rare inherited eye disease that leads to blindness in older people.