Scientists publish a call to arms on the war on plastics
Scientists calling for more sustainable approaches to address the massive global challenges faced by plastic waste have published a call to action in Science.
New approach to creating Alzheimer’s drugs helps identify two potential treatment leads
Scientists at the University of Sheffield have developed a new approach to creating drugs to treat Alzheimer’s disease which has identified two potential new therapies.
Scientists and students publish blueprints for a cheaper single-molecule microscope
A team of scientists and students from the University of Sheffield has designed and built a specialist microscope, and shared the build instructions to help make this equipment available to many labs across the world.
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