• New rapid test can diagnose pneumonia and other lower respiratory infections
    by Andrew Chapple on June 24, 2019 at 15:00

    Scientists at the Quadram Institute and the University of East Anglia (UEA) have developed a new, rapid way of diagnosing bacterial lower respiratory tract infections in hours rather than days, that could improve patient care and slow the […]

  • Scientists speed network at college careers event
    by Andrew Chapple on June 18, 2019 at 09:52

    Priscilla Walsh, Shikha Saha and Paul Needs, from the Kroon and Mithen groups recently attended the Wymondham College Sixth Form Sixth Form Speed Networking event. The event was organised to give Year 12 students an insight into different […]

  • UEA Engagement Award for Lindsay Hall & the Guardians of the Gut
    by Andrew Chapple on June 10, 2019 at 14:54

    Dr Lindsay Hall’s achievements in communicating the wonders of the microbiome have been recognised by a UEA Engagement Award. Lindsay has successfully brought together scientists from her research group with artists and creative […]

  • Newsletter, Summer 2019
    by Andy Walker on June 3, 2019 at 11:55

    Welcome to our newsletter, containing the latest news from the Quadram Institute. The newsletter provides a snapshot of the latest developments in the institute. The newsletter also covers recent scientific highlights and achievements […]

  • Art and science uncover ME
    by Andrew Chapple on May 23, 2019 at 14:41

    The hidden devastating impact of Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME) is the subject of a new collaboration between an artist and scientists studying this debilitating condition. Artist Yasmin Crawford has been working with researchers in the […]

  • Top Project Award for Quadram Institute student
    by Andrew Chapple on May 21, 2019 at 14:40

    Gemma Beasy has recently received the Top Project Award from the Royal Society of Biology. The award recognises the work she carried out for her undergraduate research project conducted at the Quadram Institute with Dr Maria Traka. The […]

  • International Clinical Trials Day celebrated at the Quadram Institute
    by Andrew Chapple on May 15, 2019 at 12:55

    Monday 20th May is International Clinical Trials Day and to celebrate the Quadram Institute is showcasing its current clinical research projects and giving a preview of others in the pipeline. International Clinical Trials Day […]

  • Quadram Institute welcomes Big C for campaign launch
    by Tricia Hart on May 10, 2019 at 14:18

    Big C, Norfolk’s cancer charity, last night, at the Quadram Institute, launched its new Corporate Partnership campaign ‘In Good Company’. Big C is a local charity that supports people across Norfolk and Waveney affected […]

  • Review explores a very special sugar molecule
    by Andrew Chapple on May 8, 2019 at 14:19

    PhD student Andrew Bell and his supervisor Professor Nathalie Juge have co-authored a review article in Microbiology Today on sialic acids. Microbiology Today, the quarterly magazine of the Microbiology Society, is an important route of […]

  • Taming the virosphere
    by Andrew Chapple on May 6, 2019 at 15:00

    Dr Evelien Adriaenssens from the Quadram Institute has contributed her expertise in virus classification to a study describing a new system to  automatically thousands of new viruses being discovered by modern genomics. […]