Biological Sciences research

The world faces unprecedented challenges to sustain ecosystems and keep its growing population healthy. Bioscience research from the School of Life Sciences at Sussex is playing a crucial role in understanding the underlying mechanisms and researching solutions.

Research impact

The ‘gene hunters’ who give hope to those with rare diseases

Patients with very rare diseases often feel extremely isolated. Since 2014, two Sussex scientists have been providing a diagnostic service for clinicians and their patients that is giving sufferers and their families help, hope and understanding.

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Making predictions about Covid-19

A University of Sussex researcher is leading the development of Covid-19 forecasting reports which are being used by leading public health organisations.

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