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.
Professor Wiebke Arlt, Director of the Institute of Metabolism and Systems Research, writes for The Birmingham Brief about how the University of Birmingham is leading pan-European efforts in the study of hypertension.
The IMSR Summer School 2017
Research led by the University of Birmingham has discovered that patients who suffer from both Type 2 diabetes and obstructive sleep apnoea are at greater risk of developing a condition that leads to blindness within an average period of less than four years.
In June, the Institute of Metabolism and Systems Research (IMSR) had its own stall at the University of Birmingham's biannual Community Festival, which invited the local community to find out more about our research.
Scientists from the University of Birmingham have discovered the link between increased male hormones and metabolic complications such as diabetes and fatty liver disease in patients with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS).
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.
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.
The University of Birmingham has purchased 9.9acres of land in the Selly Oak area to develop a brand new Life Sciences Park.
Research led by University of Birmingham scientists has found that people suffering from the adrenal disorder known as Addison's disease suffer from an immune system defect that makes them prone to potentially deadly respiratory infections.