People, skills and training
Four of the UK's most gifted students won medals in the 25th International Biology Olympiad, in Bali (25th IBO) this month. The UK team was Adam Heath (gold medal winner), Josh Dickerson (silver medal winner) Dia Ghose (silver medal winner), and Rebecca Peel (bronze medal winner).
Minister for Life Sciences George Freeman has opened a landmark new building in Norwich that will enable businesses to interact with the best scientific and research minds in areas such as food, health, energy and the environment. The new £11.5M Centrum building will be the heart of innovation and enterprise at the Norwich Research Park, a leading hub of lifescience innovation that is undergoing expansion to bring jobs and major investment to the region.
Continuing our series of articles on Great British bioscience pioneers, we profile the work of Professor Helen Sang, Personal Chair in Vertebrate Molecular Development at The Roslin Institute, which receives strategic funding from BBSRC. Prof Sang’s research has advanced our understanding of genetic modification techniques…