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University of Birmingham scientist wins £1.4m to unlock mystery of how cancer 'steals the keys' to healthy growth

University of Birmingham scientist wins £1.4m to unlock mystery of how cancer 'steals the keys' to healthy growth
Description
A scientist at the University of Birmingham has received a £1.4 million award from Cancer Research UK to carry out pioneering research that may discover how cancer 'steals the keys' from the body's locksmiths, disrupting healthy cell growth and function.
Date:
12/09/2017

Late bedtime and lack of sleep lead to overweight children in China

Late bedtime and lack of sleep lead to overweight children in China
Description
Researchers at the University of Birmingham have found that Chinese children who go to bed later and sleep less are more likely to be more overweight.
Date:
12/09/2017

Cancer survivors who quit smoking sooner can live longer

Cancer survivors who quit smoking sooner can live longer
Description
Lung cancer survivors who quit smoking within a year of diagnosis will live for longer than those who continue to smoke, according to new research led by the Universities of Birmingham and Oxford.
Date:
12/09/2017

Cancer survivors who quit smoking sooner can live longer

Cancer survivors who quit smoking sooner can live longer
Description
Lung cancer survivors who quit smoking within a year of diagnosis will live for longer than those who continue to smoke, according to new research led by the Universities of Birmingham and Oxford.
Date:
12/09/2017

Study shows so-called 'healthy obesity' is harmful to cardiovascular heath

Study shows so-called 'healthy obesity' is harmful to cardiovascular heath
Description
Clinicians are being warned not to ignore the increased cardiovascular health risks of those who are classed as either 'healthy obese' or deemed to be 'normal weight' but have metabolic abnormalities such as diabetes.
Date:
11/09/2017

Study shows so-called 'healthy obesity' is harmful to cardiovascular heath

Study shows so-called 'healthy obesity' is harmful to cardiovascular heath
Description
Clinicians are being warned not to ignore the increased cardiovascular health risks of those who are classed as either 'healthy obese' or deemed to be 'normal weight' but have metabolic abnormalities such as diabetes.
Date:
11/09/2017

Late bedtime and lack of sleep lead to overweight children in China

Late bedtime and lack of sleep lead to overweight children in China
Description
Researchers at the University of Birmingham have found that Chinese children who go to bed later and sleep less are more likely to be more overweight.
Date:
11/09/2017

University of Birmingham scientist wins £1.4m to unlock mystery of how cancer 'steals the keys' to healthy growth

University of Birmingham scientist wins £1.4m to unlock mystery of how cancer 'steals the keys' to healthy growth
Description
A Scientist at the University of Birmingham has received a £1.4 million award from Cancer Research UK to carry out pioneering research that may discover how cancer 'steals the keys' from the body's locksmiths, disrupting healthy cell growth and function.
Date:
08/09/2017

Liver transplant experts gather at the University of Birmingham to celebrate 30 years of research

Liver transplant experts gather at the University of Birmingham to celebrate 30 years of research
Description
Experts from around the world have gathered at the University of Birmingham to celebrate 30 years of liver research and 5,000 liver transplants to have been performed in the city.
Date:
08/09/2017

Liver transplant experts gather at the University of Birmingham to celebrate 30 years of research

Liver transplant experts gather at the University of Birmingham to celebrate 30 years of research
Description
Professor David Adams, Head of the University of Birmingham's College of Medical and Dental Sciences
Date:
08/09/2017
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