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The protein helping to explain foot-and-mouth's infectiousness

Scientists from the University of Leeds and the University of Ilorin have conducted a ‘molecular dissection’ of a part of the virus that causes foot-and-mouth disease, to try and understand why the pathogen is so infectious.

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HDRUK studentships

Following funding from Health Data Research UK (HDRUK) we are able to offer 4 fully-funded places to students who have applied to study MSc Precision Medicine: Genomics and Analytics starting in 2021.

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A world-leading destination for the study of biological sciences. We tackle global challenges within the areas of Biomedicine and Health, Sustainable Agriculture, Conservation and Ecology and Sport and Exercise Sciences. All our masters courses are at the forefront of knowledge, so you'll be taught by leading experts with their teaching content reflecting the latest developments in the field of biological sciences.

Most of these courses start in September 2021 and are taken full-time over one year. Please note that some courses still have places available for a January 2021 start. This will be indicated on the relevant course pages.

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Join our vibrant, collaborative research community, spanning all areas of biological sciences from landscapes to molecules.

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Sebastian Stroud
Student | MSc Biodiversity and Conversation
The University of Leeds offered a really excellent selection of modules in subject areas I was keen to develop.

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Ndaru Kaluwa
Student | MSc Infection, Immunity and Human Disease
When I googled Leeds University, it was so apparent that the community was so diverse. I knew right then that this was an experience I needed to have.