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Two Birmingham teams shortlisted for Cancer Research UK's Grand Challenge award

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Two multi-disciplinary teams of scientists from the University of Birmingham have been shortlisted for the final stages of Cancer Research UK's global Grand Challenge – an ambitious series of £20m cancer grants tackling some of the toughest questions in cancer research.
Date:
14/04/2016
Categories:
Medical and Dental Sciences, Research

Birmingham and Illinois recruiting top researchers to tackle global challenges

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The University of Birmingham and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign are jointly recruiting top postdoctoral researchers in areas of common interest that also address major global challenges.
Date:
14/04/2016
Categories:
Arts and Law, Engineering and Physical Sciences, International, Life and Environmental Sciences, Medical and Dental Sciences, Research, Social Sciences

Shining new light on diabetes treatment

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Researchers have developed a light-activated tool to show how drugs need to be adapted to combat type 2 diabetes.
Date:
11/04/2016
Categories:
Medical and Dental Sciences, Research

Birmingham dental school scores Top 50 global hit

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The University of Birmingham is among the top 50 places in the world to study dentistry, according to a prestigious global survey of universities.
Date:
24/03/2016
Categories:
Medical and Dental Sciences, Research, Students, Teaching

New imaging scans track down persistent cancer cells

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Head and neck cancer patients may no longer have to undergo invasive post-treatment surgery to remove remaining cancer cells, as research shows that innovative scanning-led surveillance can help identify the need for, and guidance of, neck dissection.
Date:
23/03/2016
Categories:
Medical and Dental Sciences, Research
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