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
Glasgow team will transform bowel cancer screening into a precision medicine tool using AI
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.
Nebu~Flow wins prestigious new Institute of Physics award
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.
Top Ten Organisations for Animal Research Announced
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.
Former professional footballers have lower risk of mental health disorders
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.