Oxford uni startups on impact mission

A new startup accelerator at Oxford University has welcomed 10 teams selected for their potential to make an impact in tackling major global challenges. The university's Oxford Foundry centre, a new home for...

Student develops synthetic retina

A student at Oxford University has pioneered a synthetic retina made of biodegradable materials for people suffering from degenerative eye conditions. In place of the hard materials commonly used, Vanessa Re...

‘Sticky molecules’ the secret to a healthy gut

|25 March 2016| Oxford Scientists have long known that our bodies need to control the communities of bacteria in the gut to prevent a beneficial environment from turning into a dangerous one. What hasn’t ...