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Birmingham Professor to receive prestigious award for exceptional scientific advances in endocrinology

Birmingham Professor to receive prestigious award for exceptional scientific advances in endocrinology
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Professor Davide Calebiro, Chair of Molecular Endocrinology at the University of Birmingham's Institute of Metabolism and Systems Research, has been named as the recipient of a prestigious endocrinology award.
Date:
26/10/2020

Motorists' smartphones may help highways bosses keep roads safe

Motorists' smartphones may help highways bosses keep roads safe
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Motorists with smartphones could help highway chiefs maintain road quality by sending 'crowdsourced' data from their mobiles, according to a new study.
Date:
25/10/2020

Brazilian youth's important role in fight against climate change - study

Brazilian youth's important role in fight against climate change - study
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Marginalised young people in Brazilian cities can play an important role in responding to the threat of climate change - according to a new study.
Date:
25/10/2020

Optical imaging techniques could offer non-invasive method to measure swelling within the brain, new study finds

Optical imaging techniques could offer non-invasive method to measure swelling within the brain, new study finds
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Imaging techniques ordinarily used by eye doctors to monitor the optic nerve could offer a non-invasive method of measuring and managing potentially dangerous swelling in the skull, a new UK study has found.
Date:
24/10/2020

Digital teaching in higher education

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The Royal Shakespeare Company are working with students at the University of Birmingham on an online project, to help them continue their studies through the pandemic.
Date:
22/10/2020

Birmingham-led research promises water boost for farmers in India

Birmingham-led research promises water boost for farmers in India
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University of Birmingham water experts have designed a low-energy, high-efficiency means of purifying water in India's rural farming communities.
Date:
21/10/2020

Palliative care needed across China for everyone who needs it - study

Palliative care needed across China for everyone who needs it - study
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Palliative care should extend across China and pay more attention to managing non-malignant disease – integrated within the country's healthcare system and available to everyone who needs it, according to a new study.
Date:
21/10/2020

New online research database set to boost battle against COVID-19

New online research database set to boost battle against COVID-19
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Researchers around the world can tap into a new inter-disciplinary online database of COVID-19 research allowing them to search for new partners, resources and funding to boost the global battle against the virus.
Date:
14/10/2020

Soluble iron in skies over China's cities could create health risk - study

Soluble iron in skies over China's cities could create health risk - study
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Industrial and vehicle pollution in the skies above East China's major cities is boosting the amount of atmospheric soluble iron particles – creating health risks for citizens, a new study reveals.
Date:
13/10/2020

Twelfth Birmingham Colloquium on the Textual Criticism of the New Testament: call for papers

Twelfth Birmingham Colloquium on the Textual Criticism of the New Testament: call for papers
Description
The Call for Papers is issued for the Twelfth Birmingham Colloquium, which will run online in early 2021.
Date:
08/10/2020
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