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York research shortlisted for Newton Fund prize

Posted on Thursday 22 August 2019

Professor Frans Maathuis’s research to increase the tolerance of rice to salinity and drought, has been shortlisted for the 2019 Newton Prize.

University of York and Yorkshire Water team up to produce energy from waste

Posted on Wednesday 14 August 2019

University of York researchers will be working in partnership with Yorkshire Water to optimise next-generation anaerobic digestion (AD) facilities.

Declining fire threatens Serengeti ecosystem

Posted on Tuesday 9 July 2019

A study of the Serengeti-Mara ecosystem involving researchers from the University of York has revealed that increasing livestock numbers are threatening the ecology of the area by reducing fires.

National Student Survey 2019

Posted on Friday 5 July 2019

We’re delighted to have some of the happiest biology students in the UK.

The Serengeti-Mara squeeze – one of the world’s most iconic ecosystems under pressure

Posted on Thursday 27 June 2019

Increased human activity around one of Africa’s most iconic ecosystems is “squeezing the wildlife in its core”, damaging habitation and disrupting the migration routes of wildebeest, zebra and gazelle, an international study has concluded.

Drones could protect coffee plants from devastating fungal disease

Posted on Thursday 27 June 2019

A team of UK scientists, including researchers at the University of York, are researching how to apply drone technology to prevent the spread of a fungal disease which devastates coffee crops.

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14
Oct

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1.00PM, Dianna Bowles Lecture Theatre B/K/018

Professor Ian Collinson, University of Bristol

Tue
15
Oct

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1.00PM, Dianna Bowles Lecture Theatre (K018)

Professor Saskia van Wees, Utrecht University

Thu
17
Oct

The origin, evolution and population structure of 4,071 global Escherichia coli ST131 genomes

1.00PM, Dianna Bowles Lecture Theatre B/K/018

Tim Downing, School of Biotechnology, Dublin City University, Dublin, Ireland

Fri
18
Oct

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1.00PM, Dianna Bowles Lecture Theatre (K018)

Professor Tom Elliot, University of Southampton

Mon
21
Oct

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1.00PM, Dianna Bowles Lecture Theatre B/K/018

Alan J Warren, University of Cambridge

Fri
25
Oct

Open Source Drug Discovery for Infectious Diseases

1.00PM, Dianna Bowles Lecture Theatre (K018)

Professor Matthew H. Todd

Mon
28
Oct

A forward genetic methodology identifies a metabolic determinant of mycobacterial phenotypic tolerance to antibiotics

1.00PM, Dianna Bowles Lecture Theatre B/K/018

Dr Julien Vaubourgeix, Imperial College London

Thu
31
Oct

Phylogeny and introgression in African mosquitoes Anopheles gambiae species complex

1.00PM, Dianna Bowles Lecture Theatre B/K/018

Ziheng Yang, University College London

Mon
4
Nov

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1.00PM, Dianna Bowles Lecture Theatre B/K/018

Claudio Angione, Teesside University