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Life Sciences at Warwick

Unlocking the secrets of our biology

We aim to make a positive contribution to the health and welfare of others. Our research improves crops, creates new drugs and protects animals. Industry, medicine, agriculture, forensics: our researchers are alive with curiosity. Down to the level of single cells, we unlock the mysteries of life. At Warwick, our research impacts everything from microbes to entire ecosystems.

Select a case study below to find out more.

What is research impact?

Discover the positive difference we make to the world by putting our research into practice

Respiratory Syncytial Virus

Control strategies and policies for a global cause of severe childhood pneumonia

Integrated Pest Management

Economically and environmentally sustainable crop protection

Next Generation Biosensors

Building a platform for emergency stroke diagnosis

DNA and Droppings

Transforming the detection of bat species in ecological surveys

The Warwick Crop Centre

Improving the sustainability of vegetable production

The Cream of the Crop

Genetic improvement of vegetable crops

Human Papillomavirus Vaccination Programme

The introduction of a gender-neutral HPV vaccination programme to the UK

Responsive Modelling of the COVID-19 Pandemic

Providing insights to influence pandemic policy

USA Animal Disease Contingency Modelling

Improving outbreak preparedness for one of the world’s largest beef producers