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Study identifies a new way to prevent a deadly fungal infection spreading to the brain

Study identifies a new way to prevent a deadly fungal infection spreading to the brain
Description
Research led by the University of Birmingham has discovered a way to stop a deadly fungus from 'hijacking' the body's immune system and spreading to the brain.
Date:
16/08/2017
Categories:
Life and Environmental Sciences, Medical and Dental Sciences, Research

The Lapworth Museum of Geology has been named a runner up in Art Fund Museum of the Year 2017

The Lapworth Museum of Geology has been named a runner up in Art Fund Museum of the Year 2017
Description
The Lapworth Museum of Geology has been named a runner-up in the Art Fund Museum of the Year 2017.
Date:
05/07/2017
Categories:
Corporate Services, Life and Environmental Sciences, Research

Nankai visitors explore research and study links with Birmingham

Nankai visitors explore research and study links with Birmingham
Description
Senior leaders from Nankai University in China visited the University of Birmingham to explore future research partnerships, as well as student and staff exchange.
Date:
23/06/2017
Categories:
Engineering and Physical Sciences, International, Life and Environmental Sciences, Medical and Dental Sciences, Research

Unique decade long climate change experiment opens

Unique decade long climate change experiment opens
Description
A major new decade-long series of experiments to study the impact of climate and environmental change on woodlands has been officially opened in Staffordshire.
Date:
23/06/2017
Categories:
Life and Environmental Sciences, Research, Vice Chancellor

Volcanic 'plumerang' could impact human health

Volcanic 'plumerang' could impact human health
Description
A new study has found a previously undetected potential health risk from the high concentration of small particles found in a boomerang-like return of a volcanic plume.
Date:
13/06/2017
Categories:
Life and Environmental Sciences, Research
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