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A Film for Birmingham - Featuring IMSR's Dr Zaki Hassan-Smith
Posted 23 August 2017
Research led by the University of Birmingham, published today in Science Translational Medicine, has discovered that a drug commonly used to treat patients with either obesity or Type II diabetes could be used as a novel new way to lower brain pressure.
Posted 14 July 2017
The College of Medical and Dental Sciences is delighted to announce that at the University of Birmingham Founders' Awards for Excellence 2017, held on Thursday 12 July during the Chancellor's Dinner, colleagues from across the College were awarded three of the evening's four awards.