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    I worked at Medical Research Council


    Real experience in the three subdivision of Clinical Labs: Haematology, Biochemistry and Microbiology. Experience high volume of sample processing. Ideal work experience/holiday.


    Outdated equipment and machine. High work load due to high number of patient samples.

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    Get new analyzers!

Medical Research Council Interviews

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    I applied online – interviewed at Medical Research Council.


    Application was completed online and an invitation for interview sent by email. The interview was short focusing on technical skills required for the job as well as how you handle skill-related obstacles, manage time and how you handle conflict at work.

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    • How would you handle a conflict with someone you're not getting along with?   1 Answer

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Headquarters Swindon, United Kingdom
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Nonprofit Organization
Industry Biotech & Pharmaceuticals
Revenue $50 to $100 million (USD) per year
Competitors BioFocus DPI, BBI, Bionow

The Medical Research Council (MRC) is a not-for-profit UK government-financed organization that promotes and funds medical and other health-related research. Founded in 1913, MRC funding has been responsible for some of the biggest breakthroughs in life sciences, such as the purification of penicillin and the development of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) technology. The council's funding is distributed to researchers in universities, the National Health System, and MRC research centers. Current research priorities include AIDS, antibiotic resistance, the use of animals... More

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