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Life Sciences in Six - Professor David Hodson
Dr David Hodson: Diabetes research breakthrough
Being a Healthcare Scientist and a Researcher: Jackson's story
A Film for Birmingham - Featuring IMSR's Dr Zaki Hassan-Smith
Posted 24 April 2017
Research led by scientists at the University of Birmingham has revealed a new cause of high blood pressure that could lead to major changes in managing the disease.
Posted 04 April 2017
Research led by University of Birmingham scientists in collaboration with Northwestern University in Chicago, US, has provided fresh insight into the role of male hormone in supporting and disrupting the production of eggs by ovarian follicles.