UK top 5 for biological research and No. 1 for biomedical research
Research Excellence Framework 2014
We study life at the molecular level. We're finding exciting new approaches in bioscience and training the next generation of highly skilled scientists.
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How do cells generate and maintain energy?
New research led by Professor Sherif El-Khamisy has unravelled the mystery of how mitochondria – the energy generators within cells – can withstand attacks on their DNA from rogue molecules.Full story>
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