05 Nov 2010
This award acknowledges university departments that are most active in embedding a culture that recognises the importance of economic and social impact alongside excellent research. Selected departments are being monitored over a period of two years from 1 December 2008 to 1 December 2010. Two prizes will be awarded to:
The College of Life Sciences is delighted to announce the launch of the Innovator of the Year Award...01 Nov 2010
This new award is to recognise a member of CLS at any career-level or a team within CLS that has demonstrably achieved scientific, technical or commercial innovation that has come to fruition in 2010. Nominations can be made by an individual or by a group by 31st December 2010. The winner will be announced at the 2010 CLS Review of the Year in January 2011 and will receive a cheque for £500.
29 Oct 2010
Friday 29th October 2010 Some of the Life Sciences Learning & Teaching ladies decided to have a PINK day for Breast Cancer awareness. Donations were collected towards the Breast Cancer Campaign. Please help towards this very important cause by clicking on the link below : http://www.wearitpink.co.uk/
27 Oct 2010
Third Alumnus PhD Studentship announced
14 Oct 2010
CLS recruit named editor in chief of cross-disciplinary journal
14 Oct 2010
Dr. Paul Andrews’ image of HeLa Cells Dividing is one of the 20 winners of the 2010 Nikon International Small World Photomicrography Competition. Paul’s image won 11th prize in this international competition between the world's best photo-micrographers involved in critical scientific research into life sciences, bio-research and materials science. Small World is regarded as the leading forum for showcasing the beauty and complexity of life as seen through the light microscope.
11 Oct 2010
Professor Angus Lamond honoured by European University Professor Angus Lamond has been awarded an honorary degree by the University of Southern Denmark, Syddansk Universitet. Professor Lamond received the degree of doctor scientiarium honoris causa (dr.scient.h.c.) from Vice-Chancellor Jens Oddershede at the University’s Annual Festival on 1 October 2010, at a ceremony at which the Prince and Princess of Denmark were also present.
07 Oct 2010
The Eureka 100 list, published today in The Times, lists the 100 most important and influential people in British science. Sir Philip, Director of the MRC Protein Phosphorylation Unit and of the Scottish Institute for Cell Signalling (SCILLs), is listed for his outstanding contributions to biomedical research, the impact that has had on the development of new drugs and biotechnology companies and for his key role in establishing the Division of Signal Transduction Therapy (DSTT).
05 Sep 2010
Anna Plechanovova from Ron Hay's Lab successfully passed her PhD Viva yesterday, Wednesday 15th December 2010. Anna's title was "Structural analysis of RNF4, a ubiquitin E3 ligase with specificity for polymeric chains of SUMO". She presented her research at 12 noon.
01 Sep 2010
Professor Julian Blow has been elected to the College Board representing the School of Research. The College Board advises the University Senate on all matters relating to the organisation of education and research of the College. His period of office will run from now until the 31 July 2013.