Wed, 12 Jan 2022 16:00:00 GMT
The age of the oldest fossils in eastern Africa widely recognised as representing our species, Homo sapiens, has long been uncertain. Now, dating of a massive volcanic eruption in Ethiopia reveals they are much older than previously thought.
Wed, 24 Nov 2021 16:00:00 GMT
An international team of scientists and pharmaceutical collaborators have made a breakthrough ‘bench to bedside’ discovery, ten years in the making, which they hope will advance the future treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease in patients
Mon, 08 Nov 2021 19:00:00 GMT
A newly published extensive body of research into Human African trypanosomiasis (HAT), also known as sleeping sickness, has revealed new insights into the deadly parasitic disease that threatens the lives of millions of people in 36 sub-Saharan African countries
From the Clyde to ‘citizen scientists’: new competition celebrates innovative projects tackling climate change
Wed, 20 Oct 2021 11:00:00 BST
Twelve partnership teams, including one led by UofG academics, will showcase innovative projects tackling climate change in a live final at COP26, the United Nations Climate Change conference in Glasgow.
Tue, 12 Oct 2021 00:01:29 BST
A University of Glasgow spinout company has received a substantial multi-million Euro award from the European Union (EU) Malaria Fund, to extend their world-leading malaria research into a drug that will hopefully, one day, cure malaria and prevent the disease from spreading.
Mon, 04 Oct 2021 10:00:00 BST
Almost one-in-three people around the world will still be mainly using polluting cooking fuels and technologies– a major source of disease and environmental destruction and devastation – in 2030, new research warned.
New Study to Look at South Asian Women’s Experiences of Domestic Abuse and Viable Pathways to Justice
Wed, 15 Sep 2021 10:00:00 BST
Researchers based at the University of Glasgow have launched a new study which will look at how South Asian women in Scotland get help for domestic abuse, and their experiences of the criminal justice system
Thu, 02 Sep 2021 19:00:44 BST
Mon, 16 Aug 2021 06:15:00 BST
Scientists have teamed with farmers from rural areas of Tanzania to track dozens of herds of cattle using satellite GPS (Global Positioning System) devices, to better understand how diseases can pass from one herd to another.
Fri, 16 Jul 2021 11:00:00 BST
Fri, 02 Jul 2021 09:00:00 BST
Researchers at the University of Glasgow will play a key role in the major new EU research project, HIPPOCRATES, which will promote the early identification of and improve outcomes for patients with psoriatic arthritis.
Wed, 09 Jun 2021 10:22:00 BST
Fri, 28 Feb 2020 07:00:00 GMT