Conferences and conference proceedings

Drug Discovery and Development Tomorrow — Changing the Mindset

Summary of the proceedings of a conference at the Royal Society 26 November 2008
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A Critical Look at Animal Experimentation

Human tissues are invaluable for medical research –how can we make them more available?

Summary of the proceedings of a conference in the House of Lords 20 October 2009

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