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£18.5m will be invested in training the next generation of bioscience leaders at Oxford University to tackle global challenges such as food security and animal health.

£12.5m of funding from the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) combined with over £6m from the University, colleges, and partner organisations will support up to 180 doctoral students over the next five years as part of the Oxford Interdisciplinary Bioscience Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP).

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