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Farzana Rahman interviewed on BBC Radio Wales Science Cafe

Posted on October 29, 2014

Farzana Rahman, a PhD student in CES, was interviewed for the Science Cafe show on BBC Radio Wales yesterday.

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Prof Denis Murphy speaks at British Society of Genetic Medicine Conference

Posted on September 30, 2014

Professor Denis Murphy was a guest speaker this week at the conference of the British Society of Genetic Medicine in new Liverpool Arena and Conference Centre where he presented a scientific paper on the ‘The role of genomics in addressing global food security: What will be its impact in developing countries?’

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Scientist quoted on the topic of genetically modified rice

Posted on October 17, 2013

Professor Denis Murphy, Head of Biological Sciences Research Unit and a biotechnology adviser to the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation in Rome, is quoted in a number of national news articles on the subject of genetically modified rice.

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New success for University of South Wales researchers

Posted on July 31, 2013

Researchers at the University of South Wales have made an important contribution to the field of genomics with the publication of a new paper* on gene analysis in one of the most highly regarded journals in the field.

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Japanese Knotweed: An End to the Nightmare?

Posted on June 23, 2010

It is dreaded by homeowners and commercial property managers alike– and can cause millions of pounds worth of irretrievable damage to homes and properties across the world. But the knotweed nightmare could be coming to an end, thanks to research being conducted at the University of Glamorgan.

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