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St Andrews team scoop Life Sciences Award

St Andrews medical scientists have won an award for their breakthrough in the fight against antibiotic resistance.

17 May 2018Awards

MRSA emerged years before methicillin was even discovered

University of St Andrews and the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute Genome Biology study

20 July 2017Research

SLIC device beats bugs

International award for infection detection invention to be presented at Royal Society

21 November 2016Research

Accelerating TB research

Launch of a new data platform shares the results of major TB drug trials led by the University of St Andrews.

18 April 2016Research

Discovery of bacterial enzyme structure could lead to new antibiotics

St Andrews scientists help crack the puzzle of how streptococcus pneumoniae spreads

1 December 2015Research

Bacteria use chemical harpoons to hold on tight to their hosts

Breakthrough discovery of bacterial “chemical harpoons” is a major step in understanding infections.

2 June 2015Research

St Andrews expert takes STAND against one of the world’s deadliest diseases

University marks World TB Day in ground breaking tuberculosis trial

23 March 2015Research

Researchers discover Achilles’ heel in drug-resistance bacteria

A team of scientists from the University of St Andrews and University of East Anglia have made a major breakthrough in the race to solve antibiotic resistance.

19 June 2014Research

Major honour for St Andrews scientist

Structural Biologist elected to Fellowship of the Royal Society.

1 May 2014Awards

£2 million to boost critical St Andrews research

Wellcome Trust award will fund research aimed at developing new therapies to tackle drug resistant bacteria

14 May 2013Research