Inauguration ceremony for Glasgow-Nankai Joint Graduate School
Wed, 21 Oct 2015 15:00:00 BST
Centuries-old links between Scotland and China were further strengthened today (Wednesday, October 21, 2015) with the celebration of the University of Glasgow-Nankai University Joint Graduate School at an inaugural ceremony in China.
Researchers publish analysis of giant panda milk
Wed, 21 Oct 2015 12:00:00 BST
A five-year study of giant pandas by Glasgow researchers has uncovered previously unknown details of the complex changes that a female bear’s milk undergoes immediately after birth. The findings may have implications for rearing in other species, including humans.
University of Glasgow’s medical teaching and research ranked in world’s top 50
Thu, 15 Oct 2015 14:08:00 BST
The University of Glasgow’s teaching and research in clinical, pre-clinical and health subjects is among the 50 best on the planet, according to the influential Times Higher Education World University Subject Rankings.
Environmental changes disrupt seasonal rhythms of life
Wed, 14 Oct 2015 12:00:00 BST
Plants and animals, including humans, show strong seasonal cycles in health, behaviour and abundance, but these “rhythms of life” are being disrupted, according to a study published today in the journal Proceedings of the Royal Society B.
Walk Well programme fails to deliver step change in physical activity levels of adults with intellectual disabilities
Fri, 02 Oct 2015 13:00:00 BST
The first study into the effectiveness of a walking programme to help adults with intellectual disabilities become more physically active has found that existing approaches have no real impact.