Dr Modou Jobe, a research Clinician with the Nutrition Theme of MRC Unit The Gambia, is a recipient of the Wellcome Trust Masters Fellow in Public Health and Tropical Medicine. (more…)
MRC Unit, The Gambia will be taking part in the 2016 Cancer Walk organised by the Office of Her Excellency, the First Lady, Madam Zineb Jammeh in close collaboration with the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare and partners on World Cancer Day 4 February 2016. (more…)
After 37 years of continuous service with MRC Unit The Gambia, the Head of Human Resources (HR), Kathy Hill retired on 31st January 2016. (more…)
Established in The Gambia in 1947, the MRC is the UK's single largest investment in medical research in a developing country. The Unit's research focuses on infectious diseases of immediate concern to The Gambia and the continent of Africa, with the aim of reducing the burden of illness and death in the country and the developing world as a whole. read more
- Detecting Foci of Malaria Transmission with School Surveys: A Pilot Study in the Gambia.
- The First Phylogeographic Population Structure and Analysis of Transmission Dynamics of M. africanum West African 1- Combining Molecular Data from Benin, Nigeria and Sierra Leone.
- Haematological and biochemical reference values of Gambian infants.