Elizabeth Barsotti.

The secrets

of our brains

Dr Elizabeth Barsotti is on a mission to map brains from across the animal kingdom. Her work is straight out of science fiction.


Testing the Third Thumb

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Awards - Cambridge confers honorary degrees

The University has conferred honorary degrees to seven remarkable individuals. This is to recognise the achievements they have made in their fields.
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News - Cambridge achievers recognised in King's Birthday Honours 2024

Members of the University are featured in the King's Birthday Honours 2024, which recognises the achievements and service of people across the UK.
Arthur Hatt.

Features - Growing 'mini-guts' in the lab

Cambridge scientists have grown 鈥榤ini-guts鈥 in the lab to help understand Crohn鈥檚 disease. Arthur donated cells from his intestine to the study.


Concerts, lectures, sports events, and more

Find out how doctors and scientists learn more about human health and disease through research and how you can help Cambridge Biomedical Research Centre improve clinical research
Book now for our undergraduate open days and warm-up webinars. If you are thinking of applying to come to Cambridge in October, these are a great way to learn more about the University.

Family - The Butterfly Effect 鈥 until Tuesday 22 April 2025

New climate-themed art exhibition by local schoolchildren opens its wings at the Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences.

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