New online system set to reduce hundreds of chemical tests on animals

Posted on Friday 23 June 2017

Scientists at the University of York and SimOmics Ltd have developed a new online data sharing system which could reduce the need for hundreds of laboratory tests on animals.

Scientists step closer to drug treatment for Hepatitis B

Posted on Thursday 22 June 2017

A major new insight into how Hepatitis B virus works could pave the way for new drug treatments for the infection, which is the major cause of liver cancer worldwide.

Researcher Links Trilateral Workshop: UK (British Council/Newton Fund), Brazil (FAPESP) and Uruguay (ANII)

Posted on Thursday 8 June 2017

Exploring the potential of biological soft matter in agrifood challenges. Full funding available for Early Career Researchers

Secret of sperm’s ‘bendy’ tail revealed

Posted on Thursday 1 June 2017

Scientists at the University of York have shown that a sperm tail utilises interconnected elastic springs to transmit mechanical information to distant parts of the tail, helping it to bend and ultimately swim toward an egg.

York mathematician awarded Royal Society University Research Fellowship

Posted on Wednesday 24 May 2017

Dr Haralampos Geranios has been awarded a Royal Society University Research Fellowship.

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