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3rd Annual Mason Institute Anniversary Event, Edinburgh

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Can We Speculate to Regenerate? Beyond the Hype in the Delivery of Future Medicines The Mason Institute will celebrate its 3rd anniversary on Thursday, 18 June 2015 at Surgeons’ Hall in Edinburgh. The theme of this year’s event will be “Can We Speculate to Regenerate? Beyond the Hype in the Delivery of Futures Medicines” and… Continue reading

Prof Simon Halliday, Mason Institute, 21st May

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Please join us on Thursday, 21 May 2015 for a special MI Visiting Scholar Lunch with Prof Simon Halliday from the University of York, taking place from 1:00pm – 2:00pm in the Neil MacCormick Room in Old College (University of Edinburgh).   Prof Halliday is currently a Visiting Scholar at the Edinburgh Law School and… Continue reading

‘Commercialisation of Tissue and Data’, Mason Institute, 26th February

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The Mason Institute invites you to join us for our next MI Roadshow Lunch this Thursday, 26th February from 12:30pm – 2:00pm. This month, we’ll be at Science, Technology and Innovation Studies at the University of Edinburgh, and discussing “The Commercialisation of Tissue and Data” with a presentation by Dr Mark Taylor (Sheffield University) and responses… Continue reading

Screening of GATTACA, Edinburgh, 26th March

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The Mason Institute are planning to show GATTACA in the Brass Monkey (4 Drummond Street, Edinburgh, Midlothian EH8 9TU) on Thursday 26th March from 5.30 till 8pm. Dr Shona Kerr has very kindly agreed to give a short talk about some of the issues raised by the film (see here for her research profile) in… Continue reading