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Professor Alan Clarke

Professor Alan Clarke

4 January 2016

It is with great sadness that we learnt of the untimely death of Professor Alan Clarke.

Celebrating Excellence Awards

Success at the Celebrating Excellence Awards

6 November 2015

Celebrating Excellence

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John Goldman fellowship for future science awarded to Dr Fernando dos Anjos Afonso

29 October 2015

Leading leukaemia research charity awards fellow prestigious John Goldman fellowship

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Research reveals trees help protect river habitats

23 October 2015

Scientists call on policymakers to plant more to protect their habitats from climate change

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Jane Hodge fellow starts new research programme

23 October 2015

New Research Fellow at the European Cancer Stem Cell Research Institute

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Universal strategy to increase the uptake of drugs

22 October 2015

Scientists design more effective approach to deliver drugs targeting cancer cells and other diseases

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Halting the spread of dysentery

7 August 2015

Scientists shed new light on disease.

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Can memories be lost and found?

4 August 2015

University scientists believe memories are more robust than previously thought.

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Scientists identify schizophrenia’s “Rosetta Stone” gene

28 July 2015

Breakthrough reveals gene’s influence in a vulnerable period of the brain’s development.

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Faster tests for lung infections

27 July 2015

Scientists’ first major advancement in cystic fibrosis lung infection detection in 50 years set to transform thousands of lives.