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Dundee ranks in world top 30 in Leiden rankings of scientific impact

The University of Dundee has been rated among the world’s best universities in terms of impact of scientific research, being placed 28th in the 2017 CWTS Leiden Rankings. The CWTS Leiden Rankings offer key insights into the scientific performance of over 900 major universities worldwide. A sophisticated set of bibliometric indicators provides statistics on the scientific impact of universities and on universities’ ...

Dr Ulirch Zachariae and the battle against antimicrobial resistance

Ulrich Zachariae

Dr Ulrich Zachariae, reader in Physcis and Life Sciences, and his team has been colloborating with researchers in Cambridge to uncover the inner workings of a cellular pump which helps bacterial cells neutralise the effects of antibiotics. This work has implications in the fight against antimicrobial resistance (AMR) and is published today in Nature Microbiology.   Standard antibiotics enter bacteria through channels pres...