scientific themes
The IGMM's priorities are basic through to clinical research across the major themes of:

Brain Biology and Disease


Common Disease Genetics


All underpinned by strong basic science


IGMM also provides training opportunities for both non-clinical and clinical graduates, and we are currently advertising up to four studentships to join our IGMM MSc/PhD programme for 2009.


IGMM scientific statement

The strategic alliance of three partners to form IGMM has created an unrivalled critical mass that allows this Institute to compete at the highest level internationally.


By providing access to a wide range of specialised facilities and services within a multi-disciplinary environment, IGMM supports and adds value to existing programmes of research.

A principal aim of the Institute is develop fully integrated, multi-disciplinary research programmes across the whole spectrum of basic, clinical and translational research.