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Double recognition for Professor Reidun Twarock

Posted on Thursday 4 October 2018

Professor Reidun Twarock has received two awards for her work in Mathematical Virology.

International collaboration to investigate global fungal spore dispersal

Posted on Tuesday 2 October 2018

Researchers from the Department of Biology have secured funding for an international collaboration project.

Times Good University Guide 2019

Posted on Tuesday 25 September 2018

The Department of Biology has placed 9th in the latest Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide.

Congratulations to Dr Callum MacGregor

Posted on Friday 7 September 2018

Researcher in the Department of Biology has won a prestigious award from the Royal Entomological Society.

Coffee Cup Lids

Posted on Tuesday 4 September 2018

The Biology Environmental Group cut waste for the University by working with Commercial Services to end black plastic coffee cup lids on campus

Scientists decode opium poppy genome

Posted on Thursday 30 August 2018

Scientists have determined the DNA code of the opium poppy genome, uncovering key steps in how the plant evolved to produce the pharmaceutical compounds used to make vital medicines.

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Fri
19
Oct

Dawn of the dead: cell death by the zombie protein, MLKL

1.00PM, K018

James M Murphy, The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research, Parkville, VIC, Australia 3052

Mon
22
Oct

Cryo-Em structure of an endogenous late pre-40S ribosomal subunit

1.00PM, K018

Dr Emma Thomson, Sheffield Institute for Nucleic Acids, The University of Sheffield

Tue
23
Oct

CANCELLED

1.00PM, K018

Thu
25
Oct

Virus discovery and antiviral RNAi across the metazoa

1.00PM, K018

Dr Darren Obbard, Edinburgh

Fri
26
Oct

Pathways to degradation

1.00PM, K018

Professor David Tollervey, University of Edinburgh

Mon
29
Oct

Time, sleep and memory: How light affects our physiology and behaviour

1.00PM, K018

Stuart Peirson, University of Oxford

Tue
30
Oct
Thu
1
Nov

Cetacean vocal culture and social learning

1.00PM, K018 Lecture Theatre (Dianna Bowles Theatre), Biology Building, Campus West

Dr Ellen Garland, St Andrews

Fri
2
Nov