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Life Sciences in Six - Dr Joanna Parish
Ageing research at Birmingham
Life Sciences in Six - Professor David Hodson
Birmingham Fellows: Dr Aga Gambus
Precision Medicine: Diagnostic medical genetics
Posted 16 January 2018
Women who have gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) during pregnancy have a higher than usual risk of developing type 2 diabetes, hypertension, and ischemic heart disease in the future, according to new research led by the University of Birmingham.
Posted 21 December 2017
New recommendations, led by experts at the University of Birmingham, have been published to improve the use of liver blood tests.
Community screening for osteoporosis could prevent more than a quarter of hip fractures in older women, according to new research.
Posted 13 December 2017
University of Birmingham spinout Oral Health Innovations Ltd and Simplyhealth Professionals announce today that 100,000 assessments have been carried out by the highly regarded Denplan PreViser Patient Assessment oral health assessment tool (DEPPA).
Scientists hope to have paved the way for the development of potentially new life-saving treatments to be administered to seriously injured patients in the critical first hour of injury.
Posted 06 December 2017
Countries in Africa, Asia, the Middle East and South America have seen a rise in incidence of inflammatory bowel disease as they have become increasingly industrialised and westernised, a new study has found.
Posted 05 December 2017
The University of Birmingham is to play a role in the new National Biofilms Innovation Centre (NBIC) launched today which brings together the UK's world-class expertise in biofilms research.
Posted 29 November 2017
Research led by scientists at the University of Birmingham shows more precisely how G protein-coupled receptors, which are the key target of a large number of drugs, work.
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