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Health - Pharmacology - 16.01.2023
Experimental cancer therapy research continues at Birmingham
Experimental cancer therapy research continues at Birmingham
New and innovative ways to detect and treat cancer being trialled at Birmingham are to receive renewed funding from Cancer Research UK and the NIHR.

History / Archeology - 16.01.2023
A history of how Indigenous Americans discovered Europe
A new book from a University of Sheffield academic flips the script on the accepted narrative that modern global history began when the 'Old World' encountered the 'New' On Savage Shores highlights t

Veterinary - Health - 16.01.2023
The Royal Veterinary College calls for dogs with autoimmune diseases to take part in observational study to improve canine wellbeing
The Royal Veterinary College calls for dogs with autoimmune diseases to take part in observational study to improve canine wellbeing
Researchers at the Royal Veterinary College (RVC) are inviting pet owners with dogs who have a newly diagnosed autoimmune disease to take part in an observational study to better understand the prognosis and help improve the wellbeing of those diagnosed in the future. The practitioner researchers, led by Dr Barbara Glanemann and Dr James Swann at the RVC, have created an observational registry to collect information about dogs who have recently been diagnosed with an autoimmune disease.

Health - Pharmacology - 16.01.2023
Testing wastewater for Covid-19 and communicable diseases
Testing wastewater for Covid-19 and communicable diseases
Wastewater monitoring for levels of Covid-19 in Wales have been expanded to include observation of the levels of communicable diseases and antimicrobial resistance in hospital wastewater.

Chemistry - Event - 16.01.2023

Astronomy / Space Science - 13.01.2023
The MeerKAT radio telescope in South Africa receives prestigious award of the Royal Astronomical Society
The MeerKAT team is awarded the Group Award of the Royal Astronomical Society for a series of spectacular observations in radio astronomy, the highlight being the images of the Galactic Centre region and the spectacular radio bubbles.

Astronomy / Space Science - Earth Sciences - 13.01.2023

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 13.01.2023

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 13.01.2023

Life Sciences - 12.01.2023
11 most unmissable UCL Lunch Hour Lectures
11 most unmissable UCL Lunch Hour Lectures
Our pick of the most disruptive UCL Lunch Hour Lectures of all time - from talks on shopping at IKEA and weighing trees with lasers, to others that discuss innovations in x-ray imaging, the minds of cab drivers and whether fish can count.

Social Sciences - 12.01.2023

Health - Psychology - 12.01.2023
Group course can be standard treatment for anxiety and depression, trial finds
The first ever trial of a revolutionary group approach to anxiety and depression has shown it is no less effective than the one on one sessions thousands of people receive on the NHS every day.

Health - 12.01.2023
Urgent need to address ’regulatory void’ for online gambling across Sub-Saharan Africa - new study
As online gambling apps proliferate, a new study calls for rapid action from policymakers to safeguard citizens and protect public health in Africa. Governments across Sub-Saharan Africa are struggling to keep pace with the mass expansion of gambling, brought about through online technologies and smartphone apps, say the authors of a new study funded by the British Academy and Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF).

Health - Innovation - 12.01.2023

Environment - 11.01.2023
Modelling study could help Nile countries manage major new dam
Countries affected by the River Nile's Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) could benefit economically under cooperative adaptive management of the Nile that allows for different climate change scenarios, finds a study involving UCL researchers. The GERD will be Africa's largest hydroelectric power plant in terms of installed power capacity when completed.

Health - Social Sciences - 11.01.2023
Sixteen US cities in National Cardiff Violence Prevention Network
Sixteen cities across the USA are supporting the implementation of a UK model for tackling violence.

Campus - Sport - 10.01.2023

Health - 10.01.2023
New year, new you? Take part in the University of Bath's latest health study
New year, new you? Take part in the University of Bath’s latest health study
Physiologists at Bath are looking for local volunteers to participate in a new study about the health impacts of intermittent fasting.

Life Sciences - 10.01.2023
Researcher instrumental in introduction of new elephant care standards
Researcher instrumental in introduction of new elephant care standards
New rigorous welfare standards developed by Professor Christine Nicol, Professor of Animal Welfare at the Royal Veterinary College, in collaboration with the animal protection charity, We Are All Mammals (WAAM), have been introduced in facilities across Southern Africa.

Agronomy / Food Science - 09.01.2023
One size does not fit all: The plurality of knowledge sources for transition to sustainable farming
One size does not fit all: The plurality of knowledge sources for transition to sustainable farming
Dr Martina Ayoub has published a new article in the Journal of Rural Studies based on a study exploring the relationship between knowledge sourcing and innovation in sustainable farming practices.

Health - 09.01.2023
New simple method to diagnose adrenal insufficiency reduces need for hospital tests by up to 70 per cent 
A new study led by the University of Sheffield in partnership with Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust using saliva rather than blood to test for adrenal insufficiency offers significant improvements for patients and less hospital tests.

Career - 09.01.2023
Managers believe flexible working can boost productivity
Managers believe flexible working can boost productivity
Managers are more positive about flexible working than since the outset of the pandemic, and even think it can boost productivity As businesses adapt to new workplace norms and working practices, man

Astronomy / Space Science - Innovation - 09.01.2023
University of Bath space weather sensors set to take off on UK's first satellite launch
University of Bath space weather sensors set to take off on UK’s first satellite launch
Miniature satellite payload made by Bath engineers will monitor GPS signals; Bath graduates have worked on further satellites.

Research Management - 09.01.2023
The RVC calls for canine health research funding data
Researchers at the Royal Veterinary College (RVC) are calling on specialist veterinary and non-university organisations that carry out research into canine health and welfare to participate in a study which seeks to inform future funding strategies.