Genetics News

Leicester geneticists involved in research into the UK's leading cause of food poisoning

Leicester geneticists involved in research into the UK's leading cause of food poisoning

Posted by es328 at Mar 24, 2017 10:27 AM |

Immune study in chickens reveals key hurdle for Campylobacter vaccine effort

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New project explores art and DNA at Leicester

New project explores art and DNA at Leicester

Posted by er134 at Mar 14, 2017 11:12 AM |

Ruth Singer and Gillian McFarland will be based in our Department of Genetics

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New project to identify Jack the Ripper’s last known victim

New project to identify Jack the Ripper’s last known victim

Posted by er134 at Mar 10, 2017 10:46 AM |

Report by members of Richard III team reveals likelihood of finding and identifying Mary Jane Kelly – and using DNA to determine her true identity

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Leicester hosting ground-breaking conference for Genomes Project

Leicester hosting ground-breaking conference for Genomes Project

Posted by es328 at Mar 07, 2017 04:55 PM |

UK Genomes Conference to discuss the future role of Genomics and the 100,000 Genome Project in transforming the NHS on Thursday 9 March

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DNA and family history explored in public lecture

DNA and family history explored in public lecture

Posted by es328 at Mar 03, 2017 11:55 AM |

Professor Mark Jobling will discuss surnames and genetics in a lecture on 6 March

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Research reveals air pollution can alter the effectiveness of antibiotics and increases the potential of disease

Research reveals air pollution can alter the effectiveness of antibiotics and increases the potential of disease

Posted by es328 at Mar 02, 2017 11:20 AM |

Leicester research reveals the impact of black carbon on bacteria in the respiratory tract

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Leicester scientist lends expertise to new Jack the Ripper book

Leicester scientist lends expertise to new Jack the Ripper book

Posted by er134 at Feb 27, 2017 10:40 AM |

Dr Turi King consulted for Ripper exposé by bestselling crime writer Patricia Cornwell who talks about her new book in interview filmed during visit to Leicester

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Leicester reaches three million readers on The Conversation

Leicester reaches three million readers on The Conversation

Posted by ap507 at Jan 27, 2017 12:42 PM |

Academic opinion articles receive a significant number of readers on global platform, providing expert opinion in response to topical news

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University up for two national archaeology awards

University up for two national archaeology awards

Posted by er134 at Jan 26, 2017 04:55 PM |

Voting closes for Current Archaeology Awards on 6 February 2017

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Project to investigate genetic roots of resistance to anti-cancer therapy agents

Project to investigate genetic roots of resistance to anti-cancer therapy agents

Posted by ap507 at Jan 17, 2017 10:57 AM |

Inaugural project of memorial prize is fitting tribute to University of Leicester’s genetics founder

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Department of Genetics
University of Leicester

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Tel: +44 (0)116 252 3374

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E Mail: genetics@le.ac.uk

 

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Professor Alison Goodall