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Tropical Biology | Study abroad and travel in Malaysia

Stephanie's highlights from her field trip to Tioman Island, as part of her year in Malaysia on our Tropical Biology BSc. About this course.

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Advanced Manufacturing Building official opening

With manufacturing on the cusp of a technological revolution, a flagship research facility has opened its doors at the University of Nottingham to help future-proof UK industry in a competitive…

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The private life of atomic clusters

Having already succeeded in ‘filming’ inter-molecular chemical reactions – using the electron beam of a transmission electron microscope (TEM) as a stop-frame imaging tool experts…

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MSc ABBE Course

MSc Applied Biopharmaceutical Biotechnology and Entrepreneurship Course

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MSc ABT Course

MSc Applied Biomolecular Technology Course

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Biosciences 360 facilities tour

Take a look around our Sutton Bonington Campus to see the range of facilities available to students studying in the School of Biosciences. www.nottingham.ac.uk/biosciences

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Neuroscience | work experience, projects and being an international student

Marco talks about his work placement at Eli Lilly and gives tips to other neuroscience students travelling from abroad to study at Nottingham.

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Zoology | optional modules, field courses and ladybird research

Max talks about the different modules available such as the field course to the Peak District and recommends things for new zoology students to get involved in.

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Neuroscience | Australia, research and student life

Eliot talks about his year abroad working in a lab in Australia and gives advice to new neuroscience students.

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Zoology | parasitology, work placements and societies

Cyan explains her third-year research project and talks about the opportunities available to zoology students.

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Neuroscience | advice, work experience and city life

Charlotte gives tips for new students and shares her experience of studying neuroscience at Nottingham.

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Biochemistry | research, modules and uni life

Emily tells us what it’s like to be a biochemistry student as well as giving advice to those interested in studying at Nottingham.

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Genetics | advice, campus and celebrity snails!

Abigail tells us what she enjoys about studying genetics plus tips for applicants and new students.

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What our MSc Microbiology and Immunology students think of Nottingham

MSc Microbiology and Immunology students share their experiences of studying at Nottingham. Find out more:…

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Why study MSc Microbiology and Immunology?

Our MSc Microbiology and Immunology is a unique course that provides equal learning in the areas of microbiology and immunology. Four students share why they chose the course and what they’ve…

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Proteins behaving badly - by Rob Workman

Biosciences public talk series.

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The man from DelMonte, or the Foreman's finger test - by Andrew Rosenthal

Biosciences public talk series.

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Nottingham Dollies prove cloned sheep can live long and healthy lives

Nottingham’s Dollies – Debbie, Denise, Dianna and Daisy – have proved cloned sheep can live long and healthy lives. Research findings, published in Nature Communications, show that…

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Dog behaviour- separating fact from fiction - by Naomi Harvey

Biosciences public talk series.

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Problem-Based Learning in MSc Food Production Management course

Problem-Based Learning in MSc Food Production Management course at The University of Nottingham. For more information about the course…

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Avian Influenza - outbreaks and impact on UK consumer demand for poultry - by Christina Siettou

Biosciences public talk series.

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Maths Matters: The maths of the brain

Using mathematical modelling to understand our brain functions and ultimately solve real world problems. Visit the website for the School of Mathematical…

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Snail shells offer clue in common origins of body asymmetry

An international team of researchers has discovered a gene in snails that determines whether their shells twist clockwise or anti-clockwise – and could offer clues to how the same gene affects…

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MSc Food Production Management

A short introduction of MSc Food Production Management course at The University of Nottingham. For more information about the course visit:…

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MSc Animal Nutrition

The MSc Animal Nutrition course offers the unique opportunity to integrate an in-depth scientific knowledge of animal nutrition with the acquisition of business skills and a detailed operational…

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Science and the Vikings - by Steve Harding

Biosciences public talk series.

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The Curious World of Environmental Radioactivity - by George Shaw

Biosciences public talk series.

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Getting a graduate job - Biosciences

In this interview with a Biosciences student, Andrew Fitzmaurice, Recruitment Director of MorePeople, gives us his hints and tips about careers and employability.…

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How clean is your car - what the microbiologists say

Microbiologists at The University of Nottingham say your car could be dirtier than you think. The discovery was made when the University’s Microbiology Investigation Centre, led by Professor…

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How clean is your car - let's find out!

Microbiologists at The University of Nottingham say your car could be dirtier than you think. The discovery was made when the University’s Microbiology Investigation Centre, led by Professor…

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From egg to embryo: or how to make a chicken - by Dylan Sweetman

Biosciences public talk series.

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The chloroplast - Earth's life support system - by Kevin Pyke

Biosciences public talk series.

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Re-designing photosynthesis: the engine of crop growth - by Erik Murchie

Biosciences public talk series.

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Brewing Science Course Overview

A short introduction of MSc Brewing Science and Practice course at The University of Nottingham. For more information about the course…

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Field experiments at Sutton Bonington, Past and Present - by Debbie Sparkes

Biosciences public talk series.

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New tools to breed cereal crops that survive flooding

Scientists at The University of Nottingham have identified the mechanism used by plants in stress conditions to sense low oxygen levels and used advanced breeding techniques to reduce yield loss in…

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New views of the underworld: looking deep into the soil beneath our feet - by Karl Ritz

Biosciences public talk series.

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TB in cattle - the answer is not just black and white - By Cath Rees

Biosciences public talk series.

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How do oats, peas, beans, and barley grow? - By Tobias Baskin

Biosciences public talk series.

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Biofortification – a strategy to reduce hidden hunger - by Ed Joy

Biosciences public talk series.

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Innovations in Food Manufacturing - by Tim Foster

Biosciences public talk series.

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Eggs: What’s in the bit you throw away? - by Martin Luck

Biosciences public talk series.

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"What are little boys made of?" it all begins in the Womb - by Ravinder Anand-Ivell

Biosciences public talk series.

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From Biosciences to Business - by Emily Boothroyd

Biosciences public talk series.

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Outsmarting the malaria parasite

In the malaria research labs at The University of Nottingham Dr Rita Tewari and her team are trying to identify the best drug and vaccine targets for malaria. Here she explains how.

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PhD student Muniirah Mbabazi is studying nutrition policy in developing countries

Muniirah Mbabazi, from Uganda, is researching nutrition policy in Uganda for her PhD. In the past she has also carried out research into sustainable diets, including edible insects.

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Getting the best out of food bank parcels

Dietitians Week 9 - 13 June 2014 - here's some advice from dietitians in The University of Nottingham's School of Biosciences on getting the best out of food parcels.

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Fruit and veg - 5 a day advice

Dietitians Week 9 - 13 June 2014 - Iga Kasperek, a Masters in Nutrition student at The University of Nottingham, was President and is now Vice-President of the University’s Nutrition and…

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‘Dietitians Week’: Where are all the male dietitians?

A lecturer in dietetics at The University of Nottingham has helped to start a campaign to encourage more men to consider taking up careers in the field of nutrition. As part of Dietitians Week,…

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SB Cakeoff: The Movie

March 2014 saw the return of the hugely popular Sutton Bonington Science Cake Competition for Sport Relief. The competition raised £610. This year's committee consisted of academic…

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Talk on Bambara Groundnut impresses at UK PlantSci 2014

One of the two prize winners speaking in the ‘Future generations’session of this year's UK PlantSci event organised by UK Plant Sciences Federation was Presidor Kendabie. The…

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Can we ever mend a broken heart?

Playing cupid - stem cell biologists at The University of Nottingham are looking at ways to mend our broken hearts.

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Achieve it - Science at Nottingham

You could find the perfect course at Nottingham Browse our courses: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/ugcourses The Faculty of Science offers a variety of undergraduate courses within the categories…

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Greg Pearson - Environmental Science

Undergraduate environmental science student, Greg Pearson, talks about his experience studying at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus as a UK scholarship student.

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Eu Sheng Wang - PhD Biosciences

PhD Biosciences student, Eu Sheng Wang, talks about his research developing an edible influenza vaccine for the poultry industry and his experiences while doing a PhD in the School of Biosciences.

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Marissa Aliah Binti Zainal - Plant Biotechnology

Biosciences student, Marissa Binti Aliah Zainal, talks about studying for an undergraduate degree in plant biotechnology at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus.

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Maysoun Mustafa - PhD Biosciences

PhD Biosciences student, Maysoun Mustafa, talks about her research on underutilised fruits and her experience of studying in the School of Biosciences.

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Welcome to Biomedical Sciences

Professor Steve Hill and Dr Ting Kang-Nee introduce Biomedical Sciences at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus and talk about the opportunities available with an undergraduate Biomedical…

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Abi Manohoran - Nutrition

Undergraduate student, Abi Manohoran, talks about her experiences studying nutrition at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus.

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Yang Su Lim - Biomedical Sciences

Undergraduate student, Su Lim, talks about her experience studying Biomedical Sciences at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus.

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Re-writing the research on the treatment of infection

A major breakthrough in the search for alternatives to antibiotics and the treatment of infection could provide microbiologists with a whole new insight into the way germs co-exist with or attack…

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Taking tissue regeneration beyond the state-of-the-art

Scientists at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus have begun the search for a new class of injectable materials that will stimulate stem cells to regenerate damaged tissue in degenerative…

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Crops for the Future - work on new centre begins

The development of a new Crops for the Future Research Centre begins alongside the University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus.

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Seeing the world through the eyes of an orangutan

A captive bred Sumatran orangutan and a University of Nottingham neuroscientist in Malaysia are hoping to explain some of the mysteries of the visual brain and improve the lives of captive bred…

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New bacteria resistant materials discovered

Scientists at The University of Nottingham have discovered a new class of polymers that are resistant to bacterial attachment. This high throughput materials discovery could lead to a significant…

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Nottingham plays key role in sequencing the tomato genome

A plant scientist from The University of Nottingham has played a key role in the sequencing of the tomato genome. Professor Graham Seymour, from the School of Biosciences, is among a group of over…

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Gold at Chelsea for The University of Nottingham

The University of Nottingham won the RHS Best Environment Exhibit Award at the 100th Chelsea Flower Show for its stand highlighting the challenges of global food security. In the words of Alan…

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Protecting the sustainability of wheat production

Scientists at The University of Nottingham play a key role in a new £7m research programme to help maintain the world's production of wheat. It is the first study of its kind in the UK for…

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Ben Hunte - Psychology and Cognitive Neuroscience

UK scholarship student, Ben Hunte, talks about studying Psychology and Cognitive Neuroscience and his experiences at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus

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Matthew Parnell - PhD Biomedical Science

Matthew explains why he loves his subject and why he chose to continue research.

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Calistus Igwilo - MSc Bioengineering

Calistus tells us why he chose The University of Nottingham.

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The Nottingham Nanotechnology and Nanoscience Centre

A closer look at some of the research taking place at the Nottingham Nanotechnology and Nanoscience Centre at the University of Nottingham. Read more about the work of the NNNC on our…

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How Ethical are Biofuels?

Researchers at the University of Nottingham explain how their work on Bio-fuel and it's social impact is a pioneering project in the UK. Assuring sustainable biofuels at the University of…

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Lindsey Macdougall - PhD Mathematical Medicine and Biology

Lindsey tells us about her research and how she works with her supervisors.

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Gemma Cooper - PhD Biomedical Sciences

Gemma tells us about the University's sports facilities and funding for athletes.

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