Wed, 22 Jul 2020 00:05:00 BST
New findings from the FIELD study announced today, show that former professional football players have lower risk of hospitalization for the most common mental health disorders, including anxiety and depression, and are at no greater risk of suicide.
Thu, 16 Jul 2020 10:51:00 BST
Understanding Animal Research (UAR), an organisation that promotes open communications about animal research, has today released a list of the ten organisations in Great Britain that carry out the highest number of animal procedures – those used in medical, veterinary and scientific research.
Thu, 09 Jul 2020 00:01:00 BST
Nebu~Flow, a spin-out from the University of Glasgow, has been awarded one of the first ever Institute of Physics Lee Lucas Business Awards for their exceptional efforts in developing a new generation of nebuliser.
Fri, 03 Jul 2020 09:01:00 BST
The University of Glasgow, in collaboration with the NHS and Scottish tech companies, will lead a £3.37m project to transform bowel cancer screening in the UK by developing a precision diagnostic tool that uses artificial intelligence to predict which patients will develop future polyps and tumours.
Tue, 30 Jun 2020 07:00:13 BST
A research project which aims to explore how postgraduate research students’ mental health can best be supported by their supervisors has received funding from the Student Mental Health Research Network (SMaRteN).
Fri, 26 Jun 2020 07:07:00 BST
The University of Glasgow has been awarded £38m to create the Precision Medicine Living Lab – an internationally leading project focused on translating cutting-edge science and innovation into a real world clinical setting.
Thu, 25 Jun 2020 17:23:00 BST
New immersive technology for teaching and learning piloted through existing video-conference software
Thu, 25 Jun 2020 10:00:00 BST
UofG and leading Scottish immersive technology company Sublime have combined virtual reality learning and video conferencing to help improve students’ remote teaching experience during the Covid-19 crisis
Fri, 26 Jun 2020 13:00:00 BST
New research shows UNESCO projects can help build a greener, more equal and more peaceful world, while also creating financial value, a report published by the UK National Commission for UNESCO revealed.
Research on brain swelling in children with cerebral malaria reveals potential new treatment approach
Wed, 24 Jun 2020 17:00:00 BST
Through investigating the causes of brain swelling in cerebral malaria – a devastating parasitic disease that is fatal for one in five children – scientists have found a potential new treatment approach that could be safely used to improve outcome
Tue, 16 Jun 2020 08:00:00 BST
Tue, 16 Jun 2020 09:00:00 BST
A new report by the charity Waterloo Uncovered reveals how archaeological work on the battlefield of Waterloo is helping Veterans and Serving Military Personnel with recovery from some of the mental and physical impacts of their service.
Tue, 09 Jun 2020 09:30:00 BST
Health and care staff recruited to COVID-19 vaccine trial by NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde and the University of Glasgow
Fri, 22 May 2020 07:15:00 BST
Fri, 22 May 2020 12:24:00 BST
Wed, 06 May 2020 13:17:00 BST
The Universities of Glasgow and Dundee have been awarded £225,000 to rapidly screen for potential COVID-19 treatments. The project is funded by the COVID-19 Therapeutics Accelerator, an initiative launched by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Wellcome, and Mastercard to speed up the response to the COVID-19 pandemic by funding the identification, assessment, development and scale up of treatments.
Thu, 23 Apr 2020 12:37:00 BST
Thu, 23 Apr 2020 09:51:00 BST
A small piece of genetic material could hold the key to diagnosing and treating high blood pressure earlier, according to new research by scientists at the University of Glasgow, who found that a small piece of genetic material could explain why arteries become increasingly stiff (which happens in high blood pressure) and why blood vessels age faster.
Tue, 31 Mar 2020 11:00:00 BST
A new project which will explore the possibility of using space-based reflectors to shine additional sunlight towards future large-scale solar power farms at dawn and dusk has won backing from the European Research Council.
Mon, 16 Mar 2020 13:00:00 GMT
After careful consideration, the University of Glasgow has made the difficult decision to cancel two international conferences it was organising and hosting - the Outlander Conference Glasgow 2020 and the Edwin Morgan 100 Conference.
Fri, 06 Mar 2020 07:00:00 GMT