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New light-based technology reveals how cells communicate in human disease

Posted on Friday 14 December 2018

Scientists at the University have developed a new technique that uses light to understand how cells communicate in human disease.

An antimatter trap

Posted on Wednesday 5 December 2018

UK theorists obtain results that will be instrumental in finding reasons to explain why our universe is built of matter and not of antimatter.

DNA with a twist

Posted on Friday 23 November 2018

Scientists reveal how a ‘molecular machine’ in bacterial cells prevents fatal DNA twisting, which could be crucial in the development of new antibiotic treatments.

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