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Honeybees’ waggle dance reveals bees in rural areas travel further for food

The information conveyed in the dances told researchers that foraging trip distances were consistently shorter in urban areas compared to agricultural areas.

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New research from Royal Holloway identifies genetic predisposition to rare form of stroke

New research has identified the first genetic link for Cerebral Venous Thrombosis (CVT): an uncommon form of stroke affecting mostly young individuals, and primarily women.

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New nasal spray proven to kill 99.9% of the coronavirus that causes Covid-19 is being trialled in the UK

An academic from Royal Holloway is playing an instrumental part in the first UK clinical trials of a nasal spray proven to kill 99.9% of the coronavirus that causes Covid-19.

3rd in the UK for graduates in employment or further study within 15 months of graduating.

Source: The Guardian University Guide, 2022

76% of Biological Sciences research rated world leading or internationally excellent.

Source: Research Excellence Framework, 2014

4th for Animal Science

Source: The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide, 2022