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Scottish research centre receives £5m award

THE UNIVERSITY of Dundee’s Wellcome Centre for Anti-Infectives Research (WCAIR) has received more than £5m from the Wellcome Trust. This will aid the advancement in...

Funding awarded to help researchers find a potential cure for malaria

RESEARCHERS have been awarded funding to identify compounds that could help create a single-dose treatment for malaria. The University of Dundee's Drug Discovery Unit (DDU), will utilise ...

Inflammatory syndrome thought to be linked to covid-19 seems more common among children of African ancestry

An inflammatory syndrome in children and adolescents, believed to be linked to covid-19, seems to be more common among children of African ancestry, finds...

‘Parasites: Battle for Survival’ – national exhibition features Dundee research

A new exhibition at the National Museum of Scotland explores the role that Scottish universities are playing in the fight to eliminate tropical diseases...

Tatties gone? Scientists discover wild potatoes key for stronger spuds

Scientists have discovered wild potatoes may be the 'cure' in producing disease resistant spuds. New research has suggested limited genetic differences in potato lineages has...

Take a trip from a parasite’s perspective

A new science-art exhibition will allow people to see how scientists are fighting deadly parasites. Para-site-seeing: Departure Lounge is an exhibition funded by the...

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