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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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Glasgow named European Entrepreneurial Region 2016

Glasgow has been honoured with the title of a European Entrepreneurial Region 2016, alongside Lombar...

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Higher education establishments revel in inaugural Scottish awards

The inaugural Herald Higher Education Awards have taken place in association with the University of ...

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Young people to go digital with green issues at 'VentureJam'

Think you could change attitudes to climate change? Got a great idea to go green using digital techn...

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Blog

   

What’s In Your DNA, Friedich Miescher?

The second in series of posts from Kirsty Martin on "Who's Shoulders Are These Anyway?" takes a clos...

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Glasgow’s Green Year 2015; Biodiversity July!

Biodiversity in abundance this July, writes the team at Green Glasgow, with lot's of great opportuni...

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A year in OPAL Scotland

OPAL community Scientist, Joanne Dempster reflects on the fantastic achievements of the OPAL project...

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Events

   

Glasgow Café Scientifique

Explore the latest ideas in science and technology, outside a traditional academic context, at this ...

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International Congress of Phonetic Sciences

The latest International Congress of Phonetic Sciences is here, and it covers everything from speech...

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Track the Epidemic: The Tree Health Survey

Learn about tree diseases and how to monitor tree health in your area....

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