Virology

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Virology studies virus function and infectivity. St Andrews is a centre of excellence for virus research and our work covers a wide range of mammalian and plant viral pathogens.

 Catherine Adamson

Molecular biology of HIV and other retroviruses

:: Dr Catherine Adamson

Lecturer in Molecular Medicine

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 David Evans

Positive strand RNA virus biology

:: Prof David Evans

Professor

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 David J Hughes

Molecular and cellular biology of virus-host interactions

:: Dr David J Hughes

Research Fellow

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 David Jackson

Molecular biology of influenza viruses and arenaviruses

:: Dr David Jackson

BSRC Fellow / Honorary Lecturer

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 Huanting Liu

Molecular and structural biology

:: Dr Huanting Liu

Group Leader in BSRC

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 Michael M Nevels

Human cytomegalovirus (CMV) and other DNA viruses

:: Dr Michael M Nevels

Reader in Virology

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 Richard Randall

Viruses and innate immunity

:: Prof Richard Randall

Professor of Molecular Virology

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 Martin Ryan

Picornavirus replication and translational virology

:: Prof Martin Ryan

Professor of Translational Virology

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 Garry Taylor

Structural biology of infection and immunity

:: Prof Garry Taylor

Professor of Molecular Biophysics

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 Lesley Torrance

Molecular biology of plant virus-host-vector interactions

:: Prof Lesley Torrance

Professor

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Overview

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Scientists associated with the thirty-two research groups that are affiliated with the Biomedical Sciences Research Complex perform highly innovative, multi-disciplinary research in eleven broad areas of biomedical research, employing state-of-the-art techniques to address key questions at the leading edge of the biomedical and biological sciences. The BSRC is grateful for funding from all funding agencies including the Institutional Strategic Support Fund from the Wellcome Trust.

Follow the links on the left to view individual research groups associated with one or more of the eleven BSRC research areas.

Research areas

Scientists associated with the thirty-two research groups that are affiliated with the Biomedical Sciences Research Complex perform highly innovative, multi-disciplinary research in eleven broad areas of biomedical research, employing state-of-the-art techniques to address key questions at the leading edge of the biomedical and biological sciences.

Follow the links on the left to view individual research groups associated with one or more of the eleven BSRC research areas.

Research by academic schools

Research in the BSRC is conducted by thirty-two independent research groups based in the Schools of Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Astronomy, and Medicine. Follow the links on the left to view groups associated with each school.