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Sir Alexander Fleming

Biologist, pharmacologist and botanist, Sir Alexander Fleming was born near Darvel in Ayrshire in 1881. His discovery of penicillin changed the world of modern medicine by introducing the age of useful antibiotics; penicillin has saved, and is still saving, millions of people around the world.

 

 

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State-of-the-art imaging centre receives £16m funding

A state-of-the-art research centre for Precision Medicine at the new South Glasgow University Hospit...

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Researchers analyse effects of visual impairment on MS patients

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) researchers are analysing the impact of visual impairment on mov...

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Art and Design research underlined as world-class at Glasgow School of Art

Glasgow School of Art has seen an 11% rise in research classed as “world leading / internationally...

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Blog

   

Glasgow City of Botanists

In 2015, Science Centres and Botanical gardens across Europe will celebrate local biodiversity. Joan...

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Skills legacy for community through reCYCLE project

reCYCLE is an innovative collaboration project in the city that takes unwanted bicycles, refurbishes...

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Glasgow’s Green Year 2015 – ‘From Steam to Green’

Glasgow is to host its first ever 'themed' year in 2015 - a Green Year. The Green Glasgow team are w...

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Events

   

BodyWorks

An exhibition all about how your body works, with the chance to perform a virtual autopsy, run in a ...

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Adventurers

See and learn about the machines which have been the choice mode of transport for rebels, hellraiser...

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Brick Wonders

Architectural gems in Lego, created by Warren Elsmore....

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