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Biological and Soft Systems


Physics in medicine

The work and expertise of the BSS sector includes innovative approaches towards diagnostics and disease screening.  Much of this revolves around optical and other forms of imaging and image analysis. The microfluidics development carried out by various BSS members also has potential for clinical applications.

Physics of malaria and bacterial infections

Dr Pietro Cicuta

Medical imaging

Dr Richard Ansorge (Emeritus), Dr Sarah Bohndiek

Biophysics of cancer

Dr Sarah Bohndiek