Research in the College of Medical and Dental Sciences

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Posted 03 February 2016

Providing personalised, targeted treatments for children with brain tumours

In a new three-year project Professor Andrew Peet, Reader in Paediatric Oncology and his team at the University of Birmingham and Birmingham Children's Hospital are looking to find a way to get more detailed information from MRI scans for children with brain tumours in order to provide more personalised, targeted treatments.

Posted 27 January 2016

Tommy's opens UK's first national early miscarriage centre

Tommy's, the UK baby charity that funds research into miscarriage, stillbirth and premature birth, is to open the country's first national clinical research centre dedicated to early miscarriage on 1 April. It aims to halve the number of miscarriages by 2030 by funding medical research to understand the cause and effect of miscarriage.

Posted 02 December 2015

University visited by Minister for Life Sciences

The University was delighted to be joined by the Minister for Life Sciences, George Freeman MP, on the 11th November to discuss our vision for Life Sciences at Birmingham.

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