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19 June: The International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict

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Professor Janine Natalya Clark with her latest story from the field.
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19/06/2019

Experts in Dubai finalise surgical guidelines that will save thousands of lives

Experts in Dubai finalise surgical guidelines that will save thousands of lives
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University of Birmingham research experts gathered medical professionals from around the world in Dubai to finalise international surgical guidelines that will help to save thousands of lives.
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19/06/2019

NASA delegation visits University of Birmingham to discuss its mission to Mars

NASA delegation visits University of Birmingham to discuss its mission to Mars
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NASA scientists and astronauts have visited the University of Birmingham to discuss how drug discoveries in NHS patients could reduce brain pressure during space travel to allow them to go beyond the Moon.
Date:
07/06/2019

UK – China renewables experts plan sustainable energy future

UK – China renewables experts plan sustainable energy future
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University of Birmingham scientists joined their Chinese counterparts at the 2019 UK-China Future Energy System Development Forum to explore new and innovative ways of accelerating the adoption of renewable energy.
Date:
07/06/2019

Rhythmic control of 'brain waves' can boost memory – study

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Controlling the frequency of 'brain waves' could help to improve people's recall of memories and potentially provide a key to unlock conditions such as Alzheimer's disease, according to a new article.
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06/06/2019

International partnership investigates causes of prostate cancer

International partnership investigates causes of prostate cancer
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United Kingdom and Kenyan experts are leading a major new international research project to investigate the causes of prostate cancer in East African men.
Date:
06/06/2019

High-powered Indian electric delegation seeks Birmingham expertise

High-powered Indian electric delegation seeks Birmingham expertise
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Government officials from India visited the University of Birmingham to discover how research experts might work with policymakers to help introduce electric vehicles into the state of Kerala.
Date:
05/06/2019

University of Birmingham Dubai celebrates its first cohort of graduate teachers

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University of Birmingham Dubai celebrates its first cohort of graduate teachers
Date:
03/06/2019

Breastfeeding mums' milk can transfer life-long protection against infection to their babies

Breastfeeding mums' milk can transfer life-long protection against infection to their babies
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Mothers' breast milk can provide protection against infection that lasts for life, finds new research in mice by an international team of scientists including experts at the University of Birmingham.
Date:
29/05/2019

Lack of evaluation in countering violent extremism may boost terror threat

Lack of evaluation in countering violent extremism may boost terror threat
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A lack of evaluation of the impact of countering violent extremism (CVE) and counter-terrorism (CT) efforts may actually be increasing the threat and risk of terrorism, a new study points out.
Date:
22/05/2019
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