News & Events

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JK Rowling donates £15.3m to MS research

Thursday 26 September 2019

SMS-IC are delighted to hear news of JK Rowling’s generous donation through the Anne Rowling Foundation to the facility in Edinburgh. This will continue to support important research to advance our understanding of neurodegenerative diseases, such as MS, for the benefit of the people who are living with these life…

Building a NAFLD/NASH Data Commons

Saturday 17 November 2018

In February 2018 we were awarded a £1.7M collaborative grant from Innovate UK for a ground breaking project that could help develop new tests and treatments for patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). NAFLD is an accumulation of excess fat in the liver of people who drink little or…