|Director||Daniel St Johnston|
|Key people||Daniel St Johnson
|Location||Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom|
|Address||Tennis Court Road, Cambridge CB2 1QN|
The Institute was founded in 1989 to provide a rich, collaborative environment for scientists working in diverse but complementary specialities in the fields of developmental biology and cancer biology. It receives its primary funding from the Wellcome Trust and Cancer Research UK. In 2004 it was renamed in honour of John Gurdon, joint winner of the 2012 Nobel Prize for medicine. The current director is Daniel St Johnston and the deputy director is Tony Kouzarides.
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