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UK provides first advanced detector for world's largest X-ray laser
17 August 2017
UK provides first advanced detector for world's largest X-ray laser

One of the world's fastest detectors, capable of capturing images in billionths of a second, has been developed by the UK for use at the world's largest X-ray laser, the European XFEL.

CLASP Fund Launch: Confronting Global Healthcare Challenges
16 August 2017
CLASP Fund Launch: Confronting Global Healthcare Challenges

STFC is to launch a major funding call this September, targeted towards pioneering healthcare research and development.

New synthetic Polio vaccine candidate visualised at the atomic scale at STFC's Diamond Light Source
15 August 2017
New synthetic Polio vaccine candidate visualised at the atomic scale at STFC's Diamond Light Source

Plants have been used to produce a new vaccine against poliovirus in what is hoped to be a major step towards global eradication of the disease.

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