Mary Baxter with one of the objects of her research.
Professor Nicholas Mackintosh, Department Head, welcomes the TQA result.
The creation of the Cambridge-MIT Institute took a major step forward today, when MIT announced the appointment of John Vander Sande as the US director, acting as the transatlantic equivalent of Dr David Livesey who is heading up the operation from Cambridge. In Cambridge UK, the academic community is preparing to discuss the details of the Institute.
Over the last few months, the Independent has had full and open access to all stages of the admissions process at Clare College, Cambridge. Everything, from the application forms, the internal meetings to the interviews themselves, has come under scrutiny as the College has shown the time and care needed to make the right decisions about its future students.
Degenerative brain disease, such as Parkinson's and Alzheimer's, cause anguish to millions by robbing them of essential functions such as memory and movement. Research by Dr Maria Grazia Spillantini and colleagues at the Centre for Brain Repair of the University of Cambridge is helping to pinpoint how some of these debilitating diseases occur.
n01se, a major set of related exhibitions, is now open at Cambridge.
The University's National Science Week team unveils its programme of events to the public on world wide web today.
Today the second in a series of articles by Judith Judd appears in The Independent, exploring the realities of the admissions process at Cambridge.