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Matthew Cobb

Professor of Zoology at the University of Manchester

Professor Cobb is a Professor of Zoology at the University of Manchester. He received Ph.D. in Psychology and Genetics from the University of Sheffield and had a postdoctoral position at the Institute of Psychiatry in London.

He is known for his popular science books The Egg & Sperm Race: The Seventeenth-Century Scientists Who Unravelled the Secrets of Sex, Life and Growth; Life's Greatest Secret: The Race to Crack the Genetic Code; and The Idea of the Brain: A History. 

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See also: Academia University of Manchester - Public research university

Matthew Cobb News

Tiny worms in Siberian permafrost can reproduce even after 24,000 years

Guardian - 07-Jun-2021

Survival abilities of rotifers may help scientists develop better cryo-preservation techniques