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Wellcome Trust

Britain’s largest medical research charity/philanthropy, which was established in 1936 in the will of pharmaceutical tycoon, Sir Henry Wellcome.

Areas of current interest
Translational research in genetics and genomics, neuroscience, public health, developmental, ageing and chronic disease, environment, and nutrition.
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The digitization of EEB Collection 7 has only been possible through the partnerships with the holding libraries which include theKoninklijke Bibliotheek in The Hague, Det Kongelige Bibliotek, in Copenhagen andThe Wellcome Library in London , bringing over 1.
A SERIES of films showing the medicine - and Cardiff - of the 1920s through to the 1980s has been donated by Cardiff University to the Wellcome Library.
This volume is part of a recent change in focus as it explores medical recipes found in Miscellanea Medica XVI, which is found in the Wellcome Library of London.
The plates were purchased by the Wellcome Library in London after Thomson's death and the exhibition has been organised by Betty Yao MBE (pictured), who discovered the collection at the Wellcome Trust and has arranged for it to go on tour.
The Wellcome Library, part of the Wellcome Collection in London, has appointed Dr Simon Chaplin as its head.
Held at the Wellcome Library, Eugenics Society papers, National Union of Societies for Equal Citizenship, SA/EUG/D.
The authors (both Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine) begin by explaining how to use Web browsers and email and demonstrating how to search the Internet on a particular topic.
Hopkins Architects is reconfiguring the latter as a public venue incorporating lecture theatres, exhibition spaces, cafe, conference centre and bookshop, as well as the famous Wellcome Library due to open next year.
Dr Richard Aspin of the Wellcome library said: ``Its appeal not only lies in its rarity, but in the remarkable clear insight provided into the practice of a medieval physician.
Wellcome Collection - an inspirational cultural venue in London exploring the connections between medicine, life and art through a mix of free galleries, special exhibitions, events and the world renowned Wellcome Library.
Begun with English-language titles from the Pollard & Redgrave and Wing short title catalogues , ProQuest has expanded the project to include multiple languages, working with major libraries throughout Europe including the Det Kongelige Bibliotek (The Royal Library, Copenhagen), Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale di Firenze in Italy, the Koninklijke Bibliotheek, Nationale bibliotheek van Nederland, Den Haag (National Library of the Netherlands), the Wellcome Library in London and Bibliotheque nationale de France in Paris.
In this valuable addition to the growing body of scholarship on the centrality of memory in the Middle Ages, Brenner (medieval and early modern medicine, Wellcome Library, UK), Franklin-Brown (French and Italian, U.