Refine results:

Clear all

EU flag

Opinion | 1 May 2019

EU elections: our letter to UK party leaders by Jeremy Farrar

Wellcome’s Director, Jeremy Farrar, has written to the leaders of all UK political parties who are planning to contest the upcoming European elections on 23 May.

The winners of our Wellcome Data Re-use Prizes have generated new insights in antimicrobial resistance and malaria research.

Two people in conversation

Opinion | 25 April 2019

What we’ve funded in our latest Public Engagement Fund awards by Alexandra Parsons

Alexandra Parsons talks about our work to improve the Public Engagement Fund and reflects on the last round of awards.

A technician innoculates a series of agar plates with bacteria.

Opinion | 23 April 2019

We ignore the disaster in the antibiotics market at our peril by Jeremy Farrar

There is no viable path for new drugs, however valuable they are to society.

People holding placards on a demonstration about climate change

Opinion | 22 April 2019

Why doctors and nurses can help to heal the Earth by Howie Frumkin

Doctors and nurses are joining global demands for action on climate change – and because of their skills they have the potential for huge influence.

Wellcome is working with the UK Department for International Development in a five-year initiative to help prevent future epidemics and improve the response to current ones.

We want to pioneer 'deliberative dialogue' to involve a more diverse range of people in discussions about health challenges.  

Photo of the Datalabs team

Opinion | 21 March 2019

A new method for ethical data science by Danil Mikhailov

Wellcome Data Labs is applying a new method to solving data science problems to identify potential negative consequences of algorithms early on.