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UK campuses close to London and European centres in Paris, Brussels, Rome and Athens.

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Our research is responding to 21st-century problems.

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Kent and Medway Medical School

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Around the University

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Bioscientists aim to beat the world’s B12 nutrient crisis

A new research project led by the University aims to tackle the worldwide epidemic of vitamin B12 malnutrition by providing alternative sources of the nutrient.

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Astrophysics professor comments on first photo of black hole

Professor Michael Smith says he never thought it would be possible to produce a photograph of a black hole.

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Conservationists discover hidden diversity in ancient frog family

Research scientists led by the University have uncovered hidden diversity within a type of frog found only in the Seychelles.

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Dr Nagai curates display at National Maritime Museum

The Animals at Sea display includes texts from historic sea-faring voyages that featured notable animal encounters and companions.

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Celebration of 40 years of alternative comedy

The University presents the first academic conference to look at this ground-breaking cultural movement.

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