Mon, 10 Dec 2018 00:05:00 GMT
Kidney dialysis can cause short-term ‘cerebral stunning’ and may be associated with progressive brain injury in those who receive the treatment for many years. For many patients with kidney failure awaiting a kidney transplant or those not suitable for a transplant, dialysis is a life-saving treatment.
Thu, 29 Nov 2018 19:00:00 GMT
A radical new method of producing drug molecules, which uses downloadable blueprints to easily and reliably synthesise organic chemicals via a programmable ‘chemputer’, could be set to democratise the pharmaceutical industry, scientists say.
Wed, 28 Nov 2018 09:00:00 GMT
The Urban Big Data Centre at the University of Glasgow has been awarded £5 million to continue its pioneering work promoting the use of big data and innovative methods to improve social, economic and environmental well-being in cities.
Tue, 27 Nov 2018 14:33:00 GMT
The University of Glasgow has teamed up with NASA to offer a joint PhD to answer the question of what makes a rocket safe.
Tue, 27 Nov 2018 09:00:00 GMT
The Philosophy of Safety Engineering PhD will provide funding for a student to look at a variety of philosophical questions on the issue of the safety of aeronautics, including space travel, and how do we establish that a complex system is safe.
Tue, 20 Nov 2018 13:23:00 GMT
Tue, 20 Nov 2018 00:01:00 GMT
People living in deprived areas are more vulnerable to the effects of unhealthy lifestyles, including previously unrecognised risk factors such as short or long sleep duration and long TV viewing time.
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 14:05:00 GMT
Oilthigh Ghlaschu a’ foillseachadh an dàrna Plana Gàidhlig/University of Glasgow unveils its second Gaelic Language Plan
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Tha Plana Gàidhlig Oilthigh Ghlaschu, a chaidh fhoillseachadh an-diugh a’ nochdadh sgrùdaidhean-cùise de luchd-obrach agus oileanaich aig a bheil Gàidhlig/The University’s new Gaelic Language Plan, launched today, features case studies of staff and students who speak Gaelic.
Mon, 12 Nov 2018 09:00:00 GMT
Fri, 09 Nov 2018 09:47:00 GMT
Scientists from the University of Glasgow will be giving the public a chance to get more than flat-packed furniture and meatballs at Glasgow’s IKEA this month, as they join Saturday shoppers to showcase the university’s world-changing research.
Wed, 07 Nov 2018 10:57:00 GMT
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Human beings make similar judgements of the trustworthiness and dominance of an unfamiliar speaker after hearing just a single word, new research shows, suggesting the old saying that ‘first impressions count’ might well be correct.
Thu, 11 Oct 2018 19:01:00 BST
A scientific breakthrough has revealed a new way that bacteria evolves, thought to be at least 1,000 times more efficient than any currently known mechanism. The insights will help scientists to better understand how superbugs can rapidly evolve and become increasingly antibiotic resistant.