Thu, 30 Sep 2021 14:45:00 BST
A School of Life Sciences Medical Visualisation and Human Anatomy student has created an interactive web application using illustration, animation and interactive 3D models to explain why SARS-CoV-2 mutations have the effects they do.
Fri, 24 Sep 2021 12:32:31 BST
We are delighted to report that our Sports Science degree courses have retained the number one spot in their subject area in both the recently announced The Guardian University Guide 2022 rankings and The Times Good University Guide 2022.
Tue, 14 Sep 2021 15:03:00 BST
A new paper has highlighted a teaching and research collaboration between colleagues in the Dental School, the School of Life Sciences, and Digital Education Unit to produce effective practical solutions that supported the delivery of essential clinical skills in local anesthesia during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Mon, 09 Aug 2021 15:32:00 BST
New research by School of Life Sciences Senior Lecturer in Animal Biology Dr Sofie Spatharis has found that artificial lighting previously thought to be more wildlife-friendly than white light could actually encourage algal blooms.
Tue, 20 Jul 2021 16:02:00 BST
School of Life Sciences PGR student Eleni Pastellidou has seen her research examining the use and effect of various legal ergogenic supplements published in leading sports science journal European Journal of Sport Science.
Thu, 27 May 2021 15:37:00 BST
Past Director of the School of Life Sciences Professor Roger Downie recently contributed a chapter to a new book on the history of bioethics education, titled 'The history and bioethics of medical education: you’ve got to be carefully taught'.
Thu, 20 May 2021 14:43:00 BST
The School of Life Sciences' Dr Iain Rowe and Marie Bowers have been successful with an application to the Chancellor’s Fund in support of their outreach project Science Travels, which aims to improve access to STEM for GTRSB communities.
Thu, 15 Apr 2021 15:05:00 BST
The UofG Urban Biodiversity Working Group, co-ordinated by the School's Dr Vic Paterson and Dr Stewart White, will enjoy increased opportunity to study the sand martin after funding from the Blodwen Lloyd Binns Bequest to the Glasgow Natural History Society facilitated the building of a nest bank on the River Kelvin.
Mon, 15 Mar 2021 15:00:18 GMT
School of Life Sciences Lecturers Dr Kirsten Knox and Dr Christina Elliott drew upon their research backgrounds from academia and the pharmaceutical industry to redesign the L3 DGB Biotechnology block and create an interactive learning experience.
Tue, 10 Mar 2020 16:19:00 GMT
For International Women's Day on 8 March 2021, the School of Life Sciences hosted a Zoom cuppa event and created an online video resource to celebrate the achievements of women within the University of Glasgow and as a call to action for accelerating equality.
Thu, 18 Feb 2021 15:05:00 GMT
Masters students in Medical Visualisation and Human Anatomy, a programme co-delivered by the School of Life Sciences and The Glasgow School of Art, have unveiled innovations showing how visualisation can help address some of the major health issues facing the world today.
Thu, 21 Jan 2021 14:41:00 GMT
Atlantic grey seal milk shows continuous changes in key metabolites and indicators of metabolic transition in pups from birth to weaning, according to new research led by the School of Life Sciences' Professor Malcolm Kennedy
Wed, 18 Nov 2020 17:02:00 GMT
School of Life Sciences demonstrator Lewis Steell has won the Scopus Early Career Researcher UK Award 2020 in medicine for research including physical activity and cardiovascular risk and risk factors for obesity and type 2 diabetes.
Thu, 19 Nov 2020 14:47:00 GMT
A study involving an unusual Long-tailed Tit nest, which was this year deposited in the National Nest Reference Collection in the Hunterian Museum, constructed using polyester from a cushion dumped within four metres of the site suggests that the materials may have been intentionally chosen to conceal the nest from predators.
Fri, 25 Sep 2020 15:31:00 BST
A research project carried out by masters student Michael McCaskill under the supervision of Life Sciences' Dr Stewart White has provided new information on how the omnivorous mammals are nesting in central Scotland and could be of great importance to policy makers and for the conservation of this species.
Fri, 17 Jul 2020 14:58:00 BST
The biofiltration capacity of bivalve populations is known to alleviate the effects of coastal eutrophication - but this important ecological benefit could be impaired by increasing microplastic pollution, according to research by School scientists.
Wed, 24 Jun 2020 15:55:00 BST
We are delighted to announce that Life Sciences Lecturer in Anatomy Dr Ourania Varsou has been elected as a member of the International Steering Committee for Doctor as a Humanist - a movement that seeks to offer academic means and strategies that lead to a more humane medicine.
Fri, 19 Jun 2020 13:53:00 BST
Research involving the School's Professor Olwyn Byron has provided a mechanistic understanding of the regulation mechanisms of Aldehyde-alcohol dehydrogenase activity via structural transition, and a platform to modulate its activity for developing antibiotics and facilitating biofuel production.
Wed, 27 May 2020 14:35:00 BST
Two endangered species of the marine reptile do not disguise the site at which they have laid their eggs and instead create a decoy trail, according to research led by the School of Life Sciences' Professor Malcolm Kennedy.
Thu, 02 Apr 2020 16:16:00 BST
Life Sciences senior lecturer in Infection Biology Dr Nicola Veitch is part of an ambitious cross-College public engagement project that is working on collaboration with street theatre group Surge to develop and deliver a performance about parasites.
Tue, 10 Mar 2020 16:19:00 GMT
To mark International Women's Day on 8 March 2020, the School of Life Sciences held a programme of events to celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women within the University of Glasgow as a call to action for accelerating women's equality.
Mon, 16 Dec 2019 15:05:00 GMT
With an established database of over 30 sets of 3D bio-imaging data drawn from 13 different research groups or PIs, the service uses imaging-based technology to publicise College of Medical, Veterinary & Life Sciences (MVLS) research.
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 15:06:00 BST
The School of Life Sciences Anatomy Facility is delighted to announce the return of the popular event, which will this year showcase how anatomical education, training, research, and clinical applications have evolved in our city.
Wed, 16 Oct 2019 15:27:00 BST
Professor of Digital and Anatomical Education Paul M. Rea has released his first ever application software with the award-winning technology company 3D4Medical, which specialises in medical, educational, and health and fitness software for student and patient education
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 15:54:00 BST
UofG/GSofA Medical Visualisation and Human Anatomy masters student Lisa Ferrie has developed an approach that could help generate a bigger pool of capable surgeons and thus widen access to the best available care
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 10:41:00 BST
Glasgow Science Festival will return from 6-16 June 2019. Proposals are now open for next year’s festival. It is the perfect opportunity to dip your toe into public engagement and bring research to diverse audiences. Find out more.
Thu, 23 Aug 2018 10:17:00 BST
The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, the University of Glasgow’s Anatomy Facility and the School of Simulation and Visualisation have joined forces to host a one-off, special event in this unique setting.
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 09:20:00 BST
The winners of this year’s Biochemical Society Science Communication Competition were announced on Wednesday 6 June, with SoLS student Victoria Bolton winning the written entries category and Ellie Staniforth taking second place in the videos category.
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