One of the UK's leading groups of life science researchers
Study pinpoints superbug resistance protein
Researchers have identified a resistance protein that allows bacteria to survive chlorhexidine, a disinfectant commonly used in wipes, cleansers and mouthwashes in hospitals.
Food Waste, Overeating Threaten Global Security
Everyone knows that we eat too much - we're bombarded with warnings about the obesity epidemic every day. But all those extra calories are not only a threat to our waistlines; they're a threat to global security as well.
Physiological Society Teaching Prize for Dr Lewis
Dr Dave Lewis, Senior Lecturer in Neuroscience and Scientific Ethics within the School of Biomedical Sciences has been awarded the Physiological Society's Otto Hutter Physiology Teaching Prize for 2013.
Leeds student awarded the 'Young Microbiologist of the year' award by the SGM.
PhD student Sophie Schumann has been awarded the 'Young Microbiologist of the year 2013'