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News from 2017 tagged as science


New insights into how our bodies maintain a beneficial relationship with our gut microbes news

Fungi found essential to the air we breathe news

The human brain can 'see' what is around the corner press release

BBSRC's Innovator of the Year 2018 competition accepting applications press release


Marek's disease vaccine research funded at Pirbright press release

Epigenetics helps keep the immune system running press release

Twisted sex allows mirror-image snails to mate face-to-face, research finds press release

New fundamental biology may aid cancer treatments press release


B-movies, bats, and beetle larvae: The UK's creepiest creepy-crawlies feature

Award winning Scottish research could pave the way for 'low-emission cows' news

New insight into foot-and-mouth disease virus could lead to improved vaccines news

Will I ever live forever? feature

From Loki to lipids: Using modern biology to discover Viking culture feature

BBSRC Chief Executive shares latest bioscience advancements at the Sixth Annual Biology Week Parliamentary Reception BBSRC press release

Condoms and coffee: New fingerprint testing to be used in criminal cases press release

Fungal sex, holy water, and chest infections - oh my feature

The Roslin Institute and John Innes Centre receive Athena SWAN Gold award news


Invitation to comment - strategy for UK biotechnology and biological sciences news

Plant-produced polio vaccines could help eradicate age old disease press release

GM plants promise fish oils aplenty press release


New vaccine design shows promise in protecting against African Horse Sickness Virus press release

Growing better trees faster press release

Professor Sir Mark Walport outlines the vision for UK Research and Innovation news


Robots reinvent the wheel by turning waste material into fuel press release

Diamond's infrared beamline steps up to living cells research press release

Unlock molecular secrets with mobile game BioBlox2D press release

Named Innovator of the Year seeks to prevent vision loss worldwide news

Insights from pig embryos shed light into early human development press release


Detect. Lock on. Intercept. The remarkable hunting ability of the robber fly press release

University of Glasgow forms strategic partnership with BBSRC press release

Ageing can be good for you (if you're a yeast) press release


Egg-free surrogate chickens produced in bid to save rare breeds press release

Turning off the protein tap – a new clue to neurodegenerative disease press release


Microbes carve out a niche for themselves press release

UK plant science goes from strength to strength BBSRC press release

Complete animal genomes become easier to map thanks to revolutionary new method press release

Secrets of photosynthesis light the way press release

New Year's Honours 2017 BBSRC press release