27 Oct 2016The world renowned biomedical research which takes place at the University of Dundee has received a multi-million pound boost from Wellcome, the global...
25 Oct 2016Professor Anne Ferguson-Smith from the University of Cambridge gave the 2016 GRE Discovery Lecture entitled 'Genome-wide targeting and maintenance of epigentic...
24 Oct 2016A team of PhD students from Plant Sciences represented the University of Dundee when they took part in the Biotechnology Young Entrepreneurs Scheme (...
19 Oct 2016Dr Miratul Muqit, a leading researcher into the causes of Parkinson’s disease based at the University of Dundee, has been named as one of this year’s awardees...
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