Faculty of Biological Sciences

One of the UK's leading groups of life science researchers

Latest News and Events

University of Leeds announces £17m Astbury BioStructure Laboratory 

The new facility will provide the University's internationally renowned Astbury Centre for Structural Molecular Biology with instruments for Electron Microscopy and Nuclear Magnetic Resonance that are competitive with the very best in the world.

Using old drugs to treat new viruses

A group of drugs already in everyday use to treat psychosis or depression may also be used to defeat deadly and emerging viruses.


Postgraduate Open Day 2017

Our next University-wide postgraduate open day will be held on Friday 10 February 2017.

Bookings will open in Autumn 2016. 

Biological Sciences careers fair hailed as a great success

The annual Careers Fair here in the faculty was a great success with hundreds of FBS students attending.

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