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Birmingham Fellows: Dr Aga Gambus
Screening heart disease in newborn babies
Precision Medicine: Diagnostic medical genetics
Agent EBV: Helping the Immune System Fight Cancer
Posted 18 October 2016
The University of Birmingham's iconic clock tower 'Old Joe' turns pink this evening to mark the start of Breast Cancer Now's annual awareness month.
Posted 11 October 2016
Scientists at the University of Birmingham have described a previously-unknown molecular mechanism that could lead to the genetic mutations seen in certain types of aggressive cancer cells, involving a cell's own transcription machinery.
Funding received to examine if all vaccinations are better given in the morning
Trial of device to quickly identify critically ill patients
First patient treated on ground-breaking liver cancer trial
Posted 07 October 2016
Congratulations to Dr Sara Kenyon, Reader in Evidence Based Maternity Care at the University of Birmingham, whose paper 'Managing Clinical Trials' has been accessed over 80,000 times, making it the second most accessed paper in the journal Trials to date.
Posted 05 October 2016
The Institute of Translational Medicine officially opened on 4th October 2016.
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