From molecules and cells to organisms and their environment, Biosciences is an exciting area to study and is contributing to major advances related to human and environmental health, medicine and food security.
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3 Reasons to Study Biosciences at the University of Birmingham
13 February 2024
Global warming may be interacting with regional rainfall and deforestation to accelerate forest loss in the Amazon, pushing it towards partial or total collapse
03 November 2023
A $1M award from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will enable researchers to develop tools to track harmful pathogens through ‘wastewater surveillance’.
04 September 2023
Evidence that most forest areas withstand periods of severe drought but greatest impact in forests with drier climates
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