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Department of Biochemistry

Paul Dupree receives B.A. Stone Award
Paul Dupree receives B.A. Stone Award

Paul Dupree receives B.A. Stone Award

Congratulations to Professor Paul Dupree who has received the B.A. Stone Award for excellence in plant polysaccharide biochemistry.

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Genetically modified dinoflagellate algae

Genetic transformation of the dinoflagellate chloroplast

An international group of researchers, led by Dr Ellen Nisbet, Dr Ross Waller and Professor Christopher Howe have developed a new tool in the study of coral bleaching.

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RBPMS is a master regulator of splicing in smooth muscle cells

RBPMS - A mammalian smooth muscle master splicing regulator

Professor Chris Smith's group have published an article in the journal eLife identifying RBPMS as a smooth muscle master splicing regulator in mammals.

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LGBTSTEMDay exhibit


On Friday 5 July, the Department joined forces with scientific organisations across the globe to celebrate the international day of LGBTQ+ people in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM).

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Pilkington Prize Winners 2019

Dee Scadden receives Technology-Enabled Learning Prize

Dr Dee Scadden has been awarded the Cambridge University Press 2018 Prize for Technology-Enabled Learning for her work on digital learning resources and Moodle.

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