Providing a quality and integrated environment for clinical research training in allergy and asthma

Welcome to the MRC & Asthma UK Centre

About Us

The Centre aims to provide authoritative public information on asthma and allergy to further advance the understanding of asthma at system, cellular and molecular levels to inform the development of new, effective and targeted treatments.

Our Research

Research themes cover IgE and airway structure and regulation, immunomodulation, infection and genetics. Multidisciplinary teams addressing complex problems within a clinical/basic-science interface allow new ideas and discoveries fully benefit the latest health care.

Work with us

The Centre’s capability in translational research, providing a stimulating training environment and a world leading group of international scientists is supported by strong partnerships with the MRC, Asthma UK, Imperial College and King's College London.

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MRC Centenary Celebration

Celebrating 100 years of life-changing research

During 2013 the MRC has been celebrating a hundred years of life-changing discoveries and taking time to reflect on the many achievements in medical research, acknowledging those who have supported the MRC along the way and looking forward to what medical research will deliver in the future.


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