Professor Mandy MacLean receives grant of over a million to continue her research
Thu, 26 May 2016 13:58:00 BST
The British Heart Foundation (BHF) have awarded Professor Mandy Maclean, Professor of Pulmonary Pharmacology, a further five years of programme grant funding of over £1m to further her research into the role of sex and sex hormones in the development of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH).
The University of Glasgow is ranked as the top university in the prestigious BBSRC Excellence with Impact competition
Thu, 19 May 2016 14:43:00 BST
The University of Glasgow has been ranked the top university and overall runner-up in the prestigious national BBSRC (Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council) Excellence with Impact competition.
Lead analysis of Ancient Naples’ harbour reveals impact of Mount Vesuvius eruption AD79 on water supply
Fri, 20 May 2016 11:41:00 BST
An international research team has uncovered new evidence that the great volcanic eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD 79 disrupted the water supply of cities around the Bay of Naples.
Battle of Jutland Centenary and the role Scotland played
Fri, 20 May 2016 11:14:00 BST
British and German warships will lay wreaths at the site of the Battle of Jutland in the North Sea to commemorate the biggest naval engagement of the First World War, in which more than 6,000 British and 2,500 German sailors died.
Royal Geographical Society honours Professor Jo Sharp with the Busk Medal
Mon, 09 May 2016 11:07:00 BST
The Royal Geographical Society (with the Institute of British Geographers) has announced its award of the Busk Medal to Professor Jo Sharp in recognition of her innovative fieldwork and empowerment of others through fieldwork.
University scientists win gravitational waves prize
Wed, 04 May 2016 15:39:00 BST
Just months after being involved in one of the biggest sceintific breakthroughs of the decade, University of Glasgow scientists involved in the Gravitational Waves discovery have won a share of a top international prize.