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Royal Society of Biology Accreditation for MBB Degrees
MBB has received accreditation for its BSc Undergraduate Degree Programmes and Advanced Accreditation for our MBiolSci Undergraduate Masters Programme.Find out more>
Scientists from MBB unravel the cap structure of the “propeller” in bacterial pathogens
MBB Scientists have solved the structure of the bacterial flagellum cap complex, revealing a possible mechanism for its elongation.Full story>
The architecture of the Gram-positive bacterial cell wall
Scientists from the University of Sheffield have produced the first high-resolution images of the structure of the cell wall of bacteria, in a study that could further understanding of antimicrobial resistance.Full story>