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Public vote now open for BBSRC’s image competition
What goes on in the mind of a scientist? A digital double-exposure composed of a scientist’s eyes and the work-bench ahead.   Copyright: Babraham Institute

The public vote is now open for the BBSRC Images with Impact competition. Anyone can vote for the winning pictures online. The competition sought images that represented how life sciences are changing the world, in areas like: food, farming, bioenergy, biotech, industry and health. The Babraham Institute supported the competition by opening up its labs […]

Scientists find molecular trail that helps melanoma spread
sunbed copyright: Miran Rijavec

Cancer Research UK scientists at the Beatson Institute at the University of Glasgow and BBSRC-funded Babraham Institute researchers have discovered that melanoma cells are drawn to follow the ‘trail’ of a naturally-occurring molecule in the body, which directs this serious type of skin cancer to spread, according to research published in PLOS Biology. Using their […]

Babraham Institute Signalling Showcase
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The Babraham Institute is hosting a science showcase event, focusing on its signalling research programme, which aims to encourage academic-industrial collaborations. This event will take place on Wednesday 19th November 2014, from 9.30 am – 2 pm. The Signalling Programme includes world-leading expertise in the biochemistry and biology of PI3Ks, lipidomics, autophagy, protein kinases, small […]

Babraham Institute Boosts Data Availability
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The Babraham Institute, Cambridge, UK, today announced the Institute’s adoption of a high-speed core-to-edge HP Networking solution to give researchers faster access to bandwidth-hungry next-generation genome sequencing data. The new network unifies the Institute’s voice and data communications, enabling rapid sharing of next-generation genome sequencing data and facilitating the delivery of shared IT services to […]

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