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MRC Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine

Door open days

28 September 2019 (10:00 - 17:00 (not as incorrectly stated in the brochure))


The MRC IGMM includes 3 Research Centres: the CRUK Edinburgh Cancer Centre; the MRC Human Genetics Unit & the Centre for Genomic and Experimental Medicine (CGEM) Our University of Edinburgh Institute brings together over 600 scientists, including 200 students, in a single, scientific endeavour. Visit the IGMM building to discover how it was designed to physically and intellectually link the three research centres within the Institute, encouraging exciting multi-disciplinary collaborations in biomedical research.



OPEN 10:00 - 17:00 (NOT 11:00 - 15:00 as stated in the brochure)

Key Information


Tours, talks programme, video presentations, poster presentations and hands-on activities suitable for all ages. The Nucleus Café will be open. 


Our Institute’s research has global impact. We bring together scientists and clinicians from around the world, are part of international research collaborations and one third of IGMM’s staff and students are international.

Where to find us

  • Western General Hospital Campus
  • Crewe Road
  • Edinburgh
  • EH4 2XR