St Andrews University will investigate the global war against the rat in a near £1 million research project.
A no deal Brexit could drive a "wrecking ball" though science and research in Scotland's universities, it has been warned.
The Wellcome Trust has boosted the value of its fund to almost £25.9 billion despite “choppier markets” and pledged around £900 million a year in charitable spending until at least 2022.
Olympian Katherine Grainger and former MI5 director-general awarded Dundee University honorary degrees
Britain's most successful female Olympian and the former director-general of MI5 were among Dundee University's Doctor of Law honorary graduates.
Dundee University has been awarded a £7.9 million boost for its research into fighting a range of devastating parasitic diseases.
Ahead of a Discovery Days talk, a Dundee University dermatology expert tells Michael Alexander how the emotional and psychological impact of eczema can often be underestimated.
A leading scientist has been suspended by Dundee University while claims he falsified research data are investigated.
Jings, crivens, help ma boab! It's a feat the fleet feet of PC Murdoch's tackity boots might even struggle to manage.
A Palestinian-born student is preparing to return to the war-torn West Bank after graduating from Dundee University.