Science 'star' appointed under Welsh Government initiative

The Welsh Government has appointed the first science 'star' as part of a £50m initiative to establish Wales as a centre for research excellence.

Yves Barde - a 'world-leading' neurobiologist - will join Cardiff School of Biosciences from the University of Basel through the Sêr Cymru initiative.

Advertisement

Science 'star' for Wales appointed

A 'world-leading' neurobiologist from the University of Basel has been appointed to help establish Wales as a centre of research excellence.