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Injectable Self-Assembled Microgels Enhance Stem Cell Growth

Wednesday 3 February 2021

A new technology developed in the Department of Chemistry can fabricate injectable biocompatible microgels, with sub-micrometre diameters, that can release bioactive agents and hence enhance stem cell growth.

David Rowe 1925-2021

Wednesday 27 January 2021

David Rowe, a pioneer of Management and Industry teaching in the Department of Chemistry, passed away on 22 January 2021 aged 95. He is remembered here by Professor Robin Perutz and Dr Tom Halstead.

Mastering the structural chemistry of a new gallium catalyst

Tuesday 8 December 2020

Research performed by Masters students in York has provided unique new insights into the unusual structures formed by an exciting new gallium-based catalyst. They demonstrated that gallium(I) triflate is actually a complex mixture of species, generating important information to help direct future catalyst design.

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