Almost £5 million of Scottish Government funding is to be split between 55 different coronavirus research projects across the country.
University of Dundee
Dundee University is to lead a trial into a drug which aims to treat the worst symptoms of coronavirus and prevent health services from becoming overrun.
An online crowdfunding campaign has been launched to raise funds which will buy personal protective equipment (PPE) for medical teams across Scotland.
A donation of 11,000 face masks has been sent from China by former St Andrews students to protect health workers fighting the coronavirus pandemic.
A common gut bacteria can slow and even reverse build-up of a protein associated with Parkinson’s, new research has suggested.
Television star Lorraine Kelly has been presented with a specially commissioned portrait on her morning show to celebrate her 60th birthday.
Tagging proteins in human cells with a small sugar molecule could help understand neurological diseases, according to a team of scientists in Scotland.
A refugee who fled war and built a new life in Scotland has developed technology to help identify the gender of war victims who have few remaining features.
An enzyme has been found which scientists believe could prevent a group of infections blamed for 500,000 deaths each year worldwide.
Handshakes lasting longer than three seconds can trigger anxiety, negatively impact business meetings and affect the state of our relationships according to a new study.
A team of scientists has mapped out how immune cells respond to their environment to fight infections and destroy tumours.
The face of an indigenous Canary Islander – whose culture was wiped out six centuries ago – has been recreated using forensic techniques.
Volunteers are needed in the Granite City to train as lifestyle coaches for a research study.
An expert has refuted Gordon Strachan’s claim the Scottish national football team is “genetically behind” their competitors following their failure to qualify for the World Cup finals.