News and Events - School of Biosciences

Latest news from the School of Biosciences

Forthcoming seminars can be found here

News

Probiotic drink could offer new way to combat antibiotic resistance

Probiotic drink could offer new way to combat antibiotic resistance
Description
A probiotic drink could become a promising new weapon in the battle against antibiotic resistant bacteria, after scientists engineered a key genetic element that can tackle the genetic basis of resistance.
Date:
16/01/2020

Probiotic drink could offer new way to combat antibiotic resistance

Probiotic drink could offer new way to combat antibiotic resistance
Description
Probiotic drink could offer new way to combat antibiotic resistance
Date:
15/01/2020

Rapid test for gonorrhoea and chlamydia to be developed by University of Birmingham spinout

Rapid test for gonorrhoea and chlamydia to be developed by University of Birmingham spinout
Description
Rapid test for gonorrhoea and chlamydia to be developed by University of Birmingham spinout
Date:
25/11/2019

Evolution can reconfigure gene networks to deal with environmental change

Evolution can reconfigure gene networks to deal with environmental change
Description
Scientists at the University of Birmingham have unravelled the genetic mechanisms behind tiny waterfleas' ability to adapt to increased levels of phosphorus pollution in lakes.
Date:
14/11/2019

Dr Neil Hotchin Appointed Head of School of Biosciences

Dr Neil Hotchin Appointed Head of School of Biosciences
Description
Dr Neil Hotchin Appointed Head of School of Biosciences
Date:
08/11/2019

Over £20 million government award marks Midlands' bio-economy strengths

Over £20 million government award marks Midlands' bio-economy strengths
Description
From advanced biology to crop improvements and the science of sheep health - new government award for doctoral training partnership
Date:
25/10/2019

UK and China scientists developing new drugs to fight tuberculosis

UK and China scientists developing new drugs to fight tuberculosis
Description
UK and China scientists developing new drugs to fight tuberculosis
Date:
23/10/2019

New round of Future Leaders Fellowships announced

New round of Future Leaders Fellowships announced
Description
Two University of Birmingham researchers have been awarded Future Leaders Fellowships as part of a new £78 million investment announced today by UK Research and Innovation.
Date:
25/09/2019
Displaying 1 to 8 of 84
Previous 1 2 3 4 5 Next