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With the New Year upon us and healthy living at the top of many people's resolutions, we delve into the greasy world of fats and lipids with our Image of the Week: Pure Cholesterol Crystal 
It’s the New Year which means lots of discussions about resolutions and healthy living, whether that’s pledging to exercise more often or cutting back on fatty foods. With this in mind our image of...
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This week, Tim Peake became the first British astronaut to visit the international space station. We took a closer look at space sickness through an advertisement for anti-sickness medication tucked away in our archives (available through Wellcome Images). http://blog.wellcome.ac.uk/…/image-of-the-week-avoiding-sp…/
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How are changing attitudes to mental health affecting the way it is treated? Dr Martyn Pickersgill is our spotlit researcher this week - find out more about his work and what he'd like to have been if not a scientist! http://blog.wellcome.ac.uk/2015/12/14/researcher-spotlight-dr-martyn-pickersgill/
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Our Research Round-Up this week covers Wellcome Trust-funded research in multiple areas and across continents. Read about kidney cancer in the UK, HIV in South Africa, caesarian section in Aberdeen, and malaria in Vietnam. wellc.me/1lnrwXt
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Paracetamol - like you've never seen it before. Find out more about one of the world's most frequently used painkillers in our Image of the Week: http://wellc.me/1YNcGri
With flu season upon us, and no shortage of people coughing and sneezing, we decided to take a closer look at paracetamol in this week’s Image of the Week. Here we see the crystal structure of para...
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Our December Public Engagement listing is out! Explore what we have to offer, including live experiments in a disco club, Tibetan yoga teaching and Body of Songs.
http://blog.wellcome.ac.uk/2015/12/01/public-engagement-events-listing-december-2015/ 
Don't let the chill of winter dampen your curiosity! Take a look at this month's selection of public engagement events to keep your brain and body warm and working! Events An Introduction to Tibeta...
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It seems like Christmas has come early for some, as a new data protection law was agreed by EU institutions last week. But how will this law impact research and the researchers we fund? Beth Thompson explains: http://blog.wellcome.ac.uk/2015/12/22/eus-christmas-present-for-researchers/
Last week the EU institutions finally agreed a new data protection law that will govern the use of individuals’ data across areas such as social media and marketing, and also research. Since resear...
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The last Research Round-Up of 2015! Read about the latest studies we've funded on humour and dementia, understanding conditions of painlessness, and a computer programme detecting antibiotic resistance: wellc.me/1NH903r
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One Science: Life at the Interface - supporting interdisciplinary research. How can funders help to facilitate interdisciplinary working? http://wellc.me/1MgxLBo
Wellcome Trust Frontiers meetings bring together a varied group of current and future global leaders to help us think differently about an area of science or research, or how either can cont...
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Take a break from Christmas chaos with our Image of the Week: Milarepa in a Mountain Cave. This particular statue of Milarepa dates from the 18th century and features in Wellcome Collection's latest exhibition, ‘Tibet’s Secret Temple’.
With the chaos of crowds of Christmas shoppers darting here and there, it’s the time of year when you could be forgiven for thinking that disappearing to a mountain cave for some peace and quiet is...
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DANCE! For SCIENCE! Check out how you can get involved in the Science of Disco and a host of other events this month! http://wellc.me/1jwKRnl
Don't let the chill of winter dampen your curiosity! Take a look at this month's selection of public engagement events to keep your brain and body warm and working! Events An Introduction to Tibeta...
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Twice as many people in the UK die from depression-linked suicide than from road traffic accidents every year. Prof Jonathan Roiser's research group is looking at ways we can better understand the psychological and neurological processes that drive symptoms of depression. Read more: http://blog.wellcome.ac.uk/2015/11/30/researcher-spotlight-prof-jonathan-roiser/
Jonathan Roiser is Professor of Neuroscience and Mental Health at the UCL Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, where he is working on understanding how activity of the brain is linked to depression...
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The Wellcome Trust is an independent global charitable foundation dedicated to improving health. We do this by supporting bright minds in science, the humanities and social sciences, and public engagement.
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We support the brightest minds in biomedical research and the medical humanities. Our breadth of support includes public engagement, education and the application of research to improve health. Find out more about our vision and what we do.

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