- Remembering Professor R. Frank Curtisby Ruby O'Grady on June 8, 2023 at 09:00
He joined the institute in 1970 from the University College of Swansea, where he was a reader in Organic Chemistry, taking up the position of Head of the Chemistry Division. Here his expertise supported their work understanding the links […]
- £163.9m funding boost to world-leading research institutes at Norwich Research Parkby Ruby O'Grady on May 26, 2023 at 08:35
The Quadram Institute, the John Innes Centre and the Earlham Institute have received a combined £163.9m in funding from the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC), part of UKRI, to support the cutting-edge science […]
- Identifying the gut bacteria that threaten neonatal babiesby Andrew Chapple on May 25, 2023 at 15:00
Genome sequencing has identified what makes some strains of Clostridium perfringens life-threatening in pre-term babies The post Identifying the gut bacteria that threaten neonatal babies appeared first on Quadram Institute.
- Quadram Institute Bioscience and SKAN Research Trust to collaborate in Gut Microbiome Researchby Andrew Chapple on May 22, 2023 at 08:10
Quadram Institute Bioscience and SKAN Research Trust to collaborate on research focused on gut health, ageing and neurological diseases The post Quadram Institute Bioscience and SKAN Research Trust to collaborate in Gut Microbiome Research […]
- New study recruiting volunteers to test innovations to support plant-based dietsby Andrew Chapple on May 17, 2023 at 10:55
A new study is being launched at the Quadram Institute in Norwich that will assess different ways of helping vegans and vegetarians increase their daily intake of essential nutrients. The HARVEST Study will test hydroponic kitchen gardens […]
- All hands to the pumps – how bacteria evolve resistance to antibioticsby Andrew Chapple on May 10, 2023 at 12:45
Bacteria can rapidly evolve resistance to antibiotics by adapting special pumps to flush them out of their cells The post All hands to the pumps – how bacteria evolve resistance to antibiotics appeared first on Quadram Institute.
- Campaign to put science in Norwich on the map shortlisted for prestigious awardby Andrew Stronach on April 5, 2023 at 08:37
Communications teams at institutes across the Norwich Research Park have been shortlisted for a prestigious national public relations award. The Norwich Research Park Public Affairs Group has been shortlisted in the Chartered Institute of […]
- Biofortification Hub open for membership and funding applicationsby Andrew Chapple on March 30, 2023 at 09:08
A new innovation hub focused on research into biofortification is now open to membership applications The post Biofortification Hub open for membership and funding applications appeared first on Quadram Institute.
- Probiotics and breast milk support health of premature infantsby Andrew Chapple on March 28, 2023 at 11:48
Researchers have shown that probiotic supplements not only save the lives of premature babies, they also ensure they develop a healthy microbiome. The development of the healthy microbiome, which helps fight infections and ensure proper […]
- Human body a breeding ground for antimicrobial resistance genesby Andrew Chapple on March 28, 2023 at 09:04
The community of microbes living in and on our bodies may be acting as a reservoir for antibiotic resistance, according to new research from the Earlham Institute and Quadram Institute in Norwich. The use of antibiotics leads to […]