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Life Sciences in Six - Professor David Hodson
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Posted 15 February 2017
Researchers at the University of Birmingham have shown that increasing the levels of active vitamin D can help to optimise muscle strength in humans.
Posted 07 February 2017
The IMSR Summer School 2017 is now open for applications.