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A University scientist has been honoured for her work in developing human eggs in the laboratory.

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Students and staff at Edinburgh are being encouraged to join a nationwide sleepout to help end homelessness in Scotland.

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Booking is now available for our Postgraduate Open Day (14 November) and Teacher Education Open Day (16 November). 

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