Professor Colin McCowan will lead an initiative for Health Data Research UK to build a national data resource for 'multimorbidity'.
Grey seals can copy human speech and songs using the same sound production mechanisms as humans, new research has found.
The secret of how seals are able to spend 90 per cent of their lives at sea holding their breath has been revealed.
Scientists have made a breakthrough in understanding how human eyes process 3D motion – crucial for hand-eye coordination.
Evolutionary adaptations resulting from cultural change, such as humans being able to consume dairy products, are more widespread in nature.
Finlaggan, the lost medieval home of the Lords of the Isles, has been reconstructed virtually by experts at the University of St Andrews.
A team of scientists at the University of St Andrews have used a genetic screening approach to investigate a potential new cancer treatment.
A team of international scientists, led by St Andrews, has demonstrated a new source of food for early life on the planet.
Levels of disgust drop in just days when people are exposed to a harsh environment, new research carried out at the St Andrews has found.
Sea monster sightings in the 19th century were influenced by the discovery of ancient reptile fossils, according to St Andrews research.