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Enzyme catalysis

Enzyme catalysis unravelled in new research

4 October 2013

Research clears the way for designer enzymes with potential to develop anti-infective and anti-cancer drugs.

Allemann group research is published in PNAS

2 October 2013

Researchers from the School of Chemistry, along with colleagues in Bristol, València and Castelló, have uncovered a mechanism by which enzyme motions couple to chemical reactions.

Cardiff School of Chemistry Welcomes Record Intake

Cardiff School of Chemistry Welcomes Record Intake

25 September 2013

We have accepted a record 161 students into the first year of our degree programs.


Public split on nuclear power

19 September 2013

Research finds opposition to nuclear power in Britain falls despite Fukushima accident


Concrete that can heal its own cracks

18 September 2013

Success at British Science Festival for futuristic discovery.


There's something in the water

5 August 2013

Cardiff University and Penderyn collaborate on geoenvironmental survey.

Facial Imaging

Next step in facial imaging

2 August 2013

Team enter new dimension in 3D facial imaging.

Experts honoured by the Royal Society

Cardiff experts honoured by the Royal Society

22 July 2013

The Royal Society, the UK’s national academy of science, has announced recipients of its awards, medals and prize lectures, including two leading researchers from Cardiff University.


Secrets of bee honeycombs revealed

18 July 2013

Researchers find how honeycombs build themselves.


A green energy future

16 July 2013

University report finds large majority of public support moves to an efficient, clean, fair, and safe energy.