The Lister Institute of Preventive Medicine

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Research Prizes

The Lister Institute’s competitive research prizes give young scientists the opportunity to develop their potential through flexible funding over a five-year period.

The awards are aimed at younger, researchers in the early years of running their own groups, for whom receipt of the prize would make a significant difference to their research work.

For more information about our Research Prizes click here.

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Former Lister Fellow Michael Eddleston publishes in the Lancet

In parts of rural Asia self-poisoning using agricultural pesticides is a serious issue. It has been estimated that up to 89% of all suicides from pesticide self-poisoning worldwide occur in the Asian and Western Pacific regions, and pesticide ingestion is recognised...

Lister Fellow Published in Nature Neuroscience

We are pleased to announce that a Lister Institute research prize fellow Professor Sherif El-Khamisy has led a paper that was recently published in the prestigious Nature Neuroscience. The article, entitled C9orf72 expansion disrupts ATM-mediated chromosomal break...

Sir Alec Jeffreys is made a Companion of Honour

Professor Sir Alec Jeffreys has been made a Companion of Honour in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours 2017.

Lister Fellow Published in Nature Neuroscience

We are pleased to announce that a Lister Institute research prize fellow Professor Sherif El-Khamisy has led a paper that was recently published in the prestigious Nature Neuroscience. The article, entitled C9orf72 expansion disrupts ATM-mediated chromosomal break...

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Research Prizes

Application forms and full instructions on how to apply for the 2018 Lister Institute Research Prizes are now available to be downloaded from this site.  Click on "Research Prizes" and follow the instructions there.

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The Lister Institute of Preventive Medicine is one of the UK’s oldest medical charities, founded in 1891. Today we support high quality researchers at the forefront of biomedical sciences.

About the Lister Institute

Find out how the Institute operates and supports a thriving biomedical research ecosystem in the UK and Republic of Ireland.

Our Research Prizes

Our highly competitive and lucrative grants help support future leaders in biomedicine to develop specialist research.

Our Fellows

Fellows of the Lister Institute have used our research prizes as a platform on which to build highly successful careers.