Hello, goodbye at Wellcome

January 20, 2006

What is going on at the Wellcome Trust? The organisation is now one of the biggest players in biomedical research, with a budget to rival that of the Medical Research Council.

The much talked about financial crisis, when the stock market caused Wellcome's endowment to flood alarmingly down the drain, is now firmly in the past.

But rumour has it that stemming the flood of staff out of the glamorous new glass building on the Euston Road is proving a little trickier. We would confirm this with the press office, but apparently they are all busy packing up their desks.

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