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Remote and rural communities could be hit hardest by Covid-19

Death rates from Covid-19 could be between 50% and 80% higher in rural communities and remote small towns, according to University experts.

23 April 2020Covid-19

News from St Andrews

The UK must get real about coronavirus exit strategy prospects says former government scientific advisor Professor Sir Ian Boyd.

17 April 2020

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Scottish coastlines vital role in tackling climate emergency

Scientists from St Andrews will study the carbon stored in Scotland’s coastal wetlands and their role in the fight against climate change.

29 May 2020Research

Scottish experts help fight Covid-19 in Uganda

Scottish clinical and scientific experts are spearheading a campaign to combat misinformation in the battle against Covid-19 in Uganda.

28 May 2020Covid-19

Pneumagen commits to clinical trial development for Covid-19

Pneumagen (Holdings) Ltd announced a £4m investment for the clinical development of Neumifil for the prevention and treatment of Covid-19.

27 May 2020Covid-19

Chimpanzees help trace the evolution of human speech

One of the most promising theories for the evolution of human speech has finally received support from chimpanzee communication research.

27 May 2020Research

Donations for good causes

Lone parents, the elderly and children’s education are among the first causes to benefit from the University Community Fund.

26 May 2020Covid community response