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We study life at the molecular level. We're finding exciting new approaches in bioscience and training the next generation of highly skilled scientists.
Beating heart of photosynthesis revealed
MBB scientists have solved the structure of one of the key components of photosynthesis, a discovery that could lead to photosynthesis being ‘redesigned' to achieve higher yields and meet urgent food security needs.Full story>
MBB Scientists discover how potent bacterial toxin kills MRSA bacteria
Scientists from the University of Sheffield have discovered how a potent bacterial toxin is able to target and kill MRSA, paving the way for potential new treatments for superbugs.Full story>
Training scientists to combat antimicrobial resistance
Designed in collaboration with the NHS, our MSc Antimicrobial Resistance course will give students a real-world insight into the different approaches utilised to tackle the global threat of antimicrobial resistance.Find out more>