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£800 million for medical research

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

£800 million of funding will boost medical research and help create new treatments and care for patients, the Government has announced. External site: [Department of Health - funding for medical research](http://www.dh.gov.uk/health/2011/08/800-million-for-medical-research/) External site: [National Institute for Health Research](http://www.nihr.ac.uk/infrastructure/Pages/default.aspx)