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New malaria drug targets found in study involving Wellcome Sanger Institute

New malaria drug targets found in study involving Wellcome Sanger Institute

New malaria drug targets found in study involving Wellcome Sanger Institute

Study paves the way for medicines that would target the parasite in the liver, before it rapidly reproduces.


Sociable crows are healthier, finds Anglia Ruskin University study

Sociable crows are healthier, finds Anglia Ruskin University study

Sociable crows are healthier, finds Anglia Ruskin University study

Research led by Dr Claudia Wascher found they fewer parasites.


8,000 British species to be sequenced as £9.4m from Wellcome funds first phase of Darwin Tree of Life project

8,000 British species to be sequenced as £9.4m from Wellcome funds first phase of Darwin Tree of Life project

8,000 British species to be sequenced as £9.4m from Wellcome funds first phase of Darwin Tree of Life project

It is part of the wider Earth Biogenome Project to sequence all life on Earth.


Four stunning sights for stargazers

Four stunning sights for stargazers

Four stunning sights for stargazers

For the latest in our series with Cambridge Astronomical Association, we asked chairman Paul Fellows what amateur astronomers should look out for.


Buying and using a telescope - advice from a Cambridge astronomer

Buying and using a telescope - advice from a Cambridge astronomer

Buying and using a telescope - advice from a Cambridge astronomer

What sort of scope should you buy? What should you look at in the night sky? And how do you get into astrophotography?


Stargazing with Cambridge Astronomical Association chairman Paul Fellows

Stargazing with Cambridge Astronomical Association chairman Paul Fellows

Stargazing with Cambridge Astronomical Association chairman Paul Fellows

Featuring some of his stunning back garden images of the night sky, we find out how Paul got into astronomy and discuss public open evenings.


LMB unveils vision for next generation of Nobel Prize-winning cryo-EM technology

LMB unveils vision for next generation of Nobel Prize-winning cryo-EM technology

LMB unveils vision for next generation of Nobel Prize-winning cryo-EM technology

Chris Russo's group has shown how the prohibitive costs of cryo-electron microscopy could be slashed.


Gurdon Institute unlocks secret of liver regeneration, giving fresh hope of treatment for cirrhosis

Gurdon Institute unlocks secret of liver regeneration, giving fresh hope of treatment for cirrhosis

Gurdon Institute unlocks secret of liver regeneration, giving fresh hope of treatment for cirrhosis

Discovery of a chemical switch opens up the possibility of new drugs.


£8m funding for CRUK Cambridge Centre for radiotherapy research

£8m funding for CRUK Cambridge Centre for radiotherapy research

£8m funding for CRUK Cambridge Centre for radiotherapy research

It is part of CRUK’s £56m RadNet programme and will explore interactions at a molecular level.


Watch the highlights and see the pictures from the Cambridge Independent Science and Technology Awards 2019

Watch the highlights and see the pictures from the Cambridge Independent Science and Technology Awards 2019

Watch the highlights and see the pictures from the Cambridge Independent Science and Technology Awards 2019

Enjoy our video and browse the galleries from our ceremony.


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