As part of the day researchers have prepared:
- More than 20 different fun and educational activities (including a stall run by the MRC WIMM)
- A series of speakers leading sessions on the range of research taking place
- Visits to the Jenner Institute, where the Oxford/AZ COVID vaccine was designed (> 16yr)
- Demonstrations of state-of-the-art technologies: confocal microscopy, high throughput screening robot, flow cytometer (> 16yr)
The ORCRB houses the Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, the Jenner Institute, the Center for Medicines Discovery (CMD), the Drugs Discovery Institute (ODDI), the Target Discovery Institute (TDI), the Department of Oncology, and the Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences. The MRC WIMM are delighted to be invited as guests to host an engagement stall alongside these research institutes.
For more details visit the Ludwig Cancer Research webpage: https://www.ludwig.ox.ac.uk/news/orcrb-open-doors-2022