• 23 Feb

    Parasites Ponies and Plastic Chips

    The Graduate School in the College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences (MVLS) hosted the final of their 'Science Den' event on Thursday 16 February 2017, where six teams of postgraduate students and post-doctoral research staff pitched their ideas of the perfect 'biological tool' to a panel of judges
  • 02 Feb

    Music effect on dogs

    In 2015, a study conducted by Amy Bowman as part of her PhD at the University of Glasgow in conjunction with the ScottishSPCA, showed that classical music was capable of reducing the stress levels of dogs housed in a ScottishSPCA rescue centre in Dumbarton
  • 03 Feb

    Downies Wood Gnat

    A paper has just appeared in which a new fly is named for Professor Roger Downie
  • 20 Dec

    Institute teams awarded over £1m from new Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF)

    Institute members have secured funds to support two major projects, one to develop of a new tool for malaria mosquito surveillance to improve vector control, and another to better understand how people in endemic communities manage their infection risk of parasitic disease Schistosomiasis.
  • 30 Jan

    Keith Vickerman Memorial

    A memorial service will take place on 21st March, 2017 to commemorate the life of Prof. Keith Vickerman, the previous Regius Chair of Zoology.
  • 03 May

    Telomere Workshop (Oct 16)

    Workshop is part of the Leverhulme International Network on understanding diversity in telomere dynamics.
  • 13 Nov

    One-day meeting—Vector Biology & Disease (26th November)

    One 26th November there will be a one day meeting of the Vector Biology & Disease Group with talks from the principle researchers and a poster session to share activity between members of the group and with other interested parties.
  • 26 Oct

    Workshop - PALS

    Next week (2nd November 2016), a workshop on comparative aspects of telomere biology will be hosted by members of the Physiology and Life Histories group.