The Wellcome Institute, Euston Road, London, 2006.
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Headquarters of the Wellcome Trust, established in 1936 on the death of Sir Henry Wellcome (1853-1936). Wellcome set up research laboratories linked to his pharmaceutical company, and collected artifacts related to medicine. The Trust's mission is "to foster and promote research with the aim of improving human and animal health."