New funding to boost deadly disease research

A parasitic infection that affects millions of people around the world is to be targeted by a £2.5 million drug discovery programme at the Universities of Dundee, Aberystwyth and Cardiff. 

Celebrating 40 years with the NHS

Congratulations to senior respiratory nurse specialist Ruth Houston who is celebrating after receiving her 40 years service award.  

DNA damage proves fatal for cancer cells 

University of Dundee researchers have discovered that a new type of anti-cancer drug that stops tumour cells from dividing can have long-lasting effects by causing “catastrophic” DNA damage to cell