Stories from the University of Dundee

Latest press releases and features

On this page

Covid-19: How the pandemic forged One Dundee

The University has always promoted a message of “One Dundee” - of a community united in good times and bad. That ethos has been exemplified by the response of the University and our community to the Covid-19 pandemic over the past year.

Read story →

Latest stories

Portrait of Helge Dorfmueller

Press Release

A novel vaccine production platform that could prove decisive in the battle against Streptococcus is among the University of Dundee innovations recognised in Scotland’s largest company creation programme for the higher education sector.

Published on 11 May 2021

Tap and Talk aphasia iPad group zoom sessions showing everyone on their webcams

Press Release

Members of a University of Dundee support group for adults with the language impairment condition aphasia have worked with the Royal Scottish National Orchestra (RSNO) to create music that explores their ideas about the journey out of lockdown.

Published on 10 May 2021

a close shot of a microscope with a gloved hand holding a glass slide

Press Release

The University of Dundee is part of a new industry collaboration launched to accelerate drug discovery projects that will fast track research from the laboratory to patients.

Published on 7 May 2021

tayside teal scrubs set folded on table

Press Release

A set of scrubs sewn by a University of Dundee volunteer responding to the need for medical clothing in the early days of the Covid-19 pandemic have been donated to The McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery & Museum.

Published on 22 April 2021

Artist's impression of a new lab at CeTPD

Press Release

A new translational research centre will bolster the University of Dundee’s world-leading position in a field that is revolutionising drug discovery, while helping to facilitate the development of high growth companies and create skilled jobs.

Published on 14 April 2021

View all stories