Latest news

Key link discovered between tissue cell type and different forms of arthritis

Key link discovered between tissue cell type and different forms of arthritis
Description
Pioneering research by scientists at the Universities of Birmingham and Oxford brings us a step closer to developing targeted therapies for inflammatory diseases.
Date:
03/06/2019

Care home study will assess if exercising while seated improves the health of frail older adults

Care home study will assess if exercising while seated improves the health of frail older adults
Description
Volunteer residents at a care home are taking part in a new University of Birmingham study aimed at assessing whether exercising while seated can improve the health and well-being of frail older adults.
Date:
05/04/2019

University of Birmingham launches new Centre for Trauma Sciences Research

University of Birmingham launches new Centre for Trauma Sciences Research
Description
The University of Birmingham today, Tuesday 26 March, launched a Centre for Trauma Sciences Research in order to advance the development of new technologies and clinical treatments for trauma patients.
Date:
26/03/2019

HRH The Duke of Sussex visits the world's first conflict wound research centre

HRH The Duke of Sussex visits the world's first conflict wound research centre
Description
HRH The Duke of Sussex met scientists and clinical experts during a visit to the world's first specialist military and civilian wound research centre.
Date:
05/03/2019

New research identifies potential new treatment for patients with inflammatory joint conditions

New research identifies potential new treatment for patients with inflammatory joint conditions
Description
Targeting early changes in the synovial microenvironment could offer a new class of rheumatoid arthritis therapy, finds a study carried out by the Universities of Birmingham and Oxford.
Date:
01/03/2019

Birmingham Professor announced as 'future leader' in Innovation, Enterprise and Research Programme

Birmingham Professor announced as 'future leader' in Innovation, Enterprise and Research Programme
Description
A leading University of Birmingham Professor has been announced as one of the first participants in The Academy of Medical Sciences' novel Future Leaders in Innovation, Enterprise and Research (FLIER) Programme.
Date:
08/02/2019

Birmingham Brief: Concussion in sport: How science could tackle it

Description
Academic neurosurgeon Professor Tony Belli writes for the Birmingham Brief on how concussion in sports is a serious issue that needs investigating.
Date:
17/01/2019

Premier League footballers participate in new ground-breaking concussion study

Premier League footballers participate in new ground-breaking concussion study
Description
The University of Birmingham and University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust have launched a new study funded by The Drake Foundation to review and potentially enhance concussion diagnosis in football.
Date:
17/01/2019

Study reveals surprising link between linoleic acid and occurrence of rheumatoid arthritis

Study reveals surprising link between linoleic acid and occurrence of rheumatoid arthritis
Description
A recent large-scale study looking into diet and its impact on the development of rheumatoid arthritis has revealed a surprising finding: linoleic acid may have a noticeable anti-inflammatory effect.
Date:
14/01/2019

University of Birmingham develops sight-saving treatment for eye infection or trauma

University of Birmingham develops sight-saving treatment for eye infection or trauma
Description
Scientists at the University of Birmingham have developed a novel eye drop that rapidly reduces sight-threatening scarring to the surface of the eye.
Date:
21/12/2018
Displaying 1 to 10 of 53
Previous 1 2 3 4 5 Next