Biological Sciences

News and events

As part of a leading research institution, much of what we do is of great relevance to issues of public interest.

COVID-19 News

News about research and activities School staff and students are undertaking to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic

Covid-19 Advice

The latest information and advice for School of Biological Sciences students and staff.

News 2022

All the news from 2022

News 2021

All the news from 2021.

News 2020

All the news from 2020

News 2019

MSc Biodiversity and Taxonomy of Plants
All the news from 2019

News 2018

All the news from 2018

News 2017

All the news from 2017

Events and seminars

School research seminars, conferences, and public events.

Early Career Researcher Training

Industry Facilities
Training for PhD and postdoctoral researchers 


BioPOD is the official podcast of the School of Biological Sciences, produced and presented by enthusiastic student volunteers.

Press Gang

The School of Biological Sciences’ Press Gang aims to encourage communication and interaction between the researchers in the School and the media and the public.

Stem Cells - a wonder cure?

Find out how stem cell therapies may one day offer treatment for many diseases.

Stem cells