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New study into Tuberculosis membrane molecules will aid drug delivery

A new method to aid in the development of antibiotics for tuberculosis (TB) infections has been devised.


Scientists reveal why sprouts taste better as you get older… and why your grandparents were right all along

Researchers from the University of Warwick are sharing food for thought about the humble sprout this Christmas.

Fri 16 Dec 2022, 00:00 | Tags: School of Life Sciences, research, Life Sciences, Wellesbourne

£1.5m Crop Research Centre opens at University of Warwick

A facility using gene-editing technology to improve quality, resilience and sustainability of vegetable crops has opened at the University of Warwick.

Thu 10 Nov 2022, 16:32 | Tags: Life Sciences, crop centre, crops, Wellesbourne

Scientists develop a new non-opioid pain killer with fewer side effects

Scientists have found a promising new compound, benzyloxy-cyclopentyladenosine (BnOCPA), which has been shown to be a potent and selective pain killer in test model systems . BnOCPA is also selective in its action, and non-addictive, opening up the potential for the development of potent analgesics without side effects.

Wed 20 Jul 2022, 06:15 | Tags: research, Life Sciences, drugs

Consider farmers at individual level when controlling livestock disease outbreaks, researchers say

Incorporate the actions of individual farmers when forming policies to tackle livestock disease outbreaks, say researchers from the University of Warwick and University of Nottingham.

Fri 15 Jul 2022, 10:55 | Tags: Big Data, Biology, Mathematics, Life Sciences, disease, farming

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