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List of recent changes

V11.10b – March 2015

  • An interim release to reflect contact changes resulting from the move of some peer review processes from UK SBS to the Research Councils

V11.10 – January 2015

  • 1.16 Updated to reflect RCUK changes for Pathways to Impact
  • 2.25 Due to the significant user interest demonstrated by the substantial industrial contribution to the cost of the proposed research, BBSRC attaches particular weight to stand-alone LINK applications and, as such, they are viewed favourably in the assessment process for responsive research grants
  • 2.55 Minor revision to details relating to DNA sequencing
  • 3.3 Clarification on residency
  • 4.10 Update to guidance on sLoLa applications

V11.09 – October 2014

  • Significant update to requirements for information on the use of animals in research: paragraph 4.17 et. sec.
  • Links and references to RCUK SSC have been updated to UK SBS
  • Update to guidance on equipment requests: paragraph 2.32 and 2.33
  • Revised opportunities for international collaboration: paragraph 2.51
  • Clarification on PI and Co-I eligibility: paragraph 3.3, II and III
  • Application thresholds revised to be net of industrial contributions (for IPA/LINKproposals): paragraph 4.5
  • Information on research outcomes and the move to Researchfish: paragraph 6.3
  • Various updates to links and paragraph numbering

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