News archive: 2017

Jan | Feb | Mar | Apr

Step inside the scientific mind of the Crick

Open for Discovery, the Francis Crick Institute’s first major exhibition, presents an honest portrait of scientific discovery — the setbacks, the happy accidents, the slow incremental progress and the big leaps forward.
18 April 2017

Tomas Lindahl and Karen Vousden become Fellows of the AACR Academy

Tomas Lindahl, Nobel prize-winner and emeritus scientists at the Francis Crick Institute, and Karen Vousden, Cancer Research UK's chief scientist and Group Leader at the Francis Crick Institute, have both been named as Fellows of the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Academy.
17 March 2017

New health and wellbeing centre for Somers Town

A brand new community space for people living in Somers Town has opened within the Francis Crick Institute.
23 February 2017

Caetano Reis e Sousa wins 2017 Louis-Jeantet Prize

Caetano Reis e Sousa, a senior group leader at the Francis Crick Institute, has been named as a winner of the 2017 Louis-Jeantet Prize for Medicine.
24 January 2017

David Roblin, COO and Director of Scientific Translation, to join Summit

David Roblin, Chief Operating Officer and Director of Scientific Translation for the Francis Crick Institute since 2014, is to become Chief Operating Officer and President of Research & Development for Summit Therapeutics, a biopharmaceutical company that targets Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) and C. difficile infection.
18 January 2017