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Life Sciences in Six - Professor David Hodson
Dr David Hodson: Diabetes research breakthrough
Being a Healthcare Scientist and a Researcher: Jackson's story
A Film for Birmingham - Featuring IMSR's Dr Zaki Hassan-Smith
Posted 10 October 2017
People with Type 1 diabetes in the West Midlands are invited to test and develop an education programme on diet and exercise safety, which can be key to managing their blood glucose levels.
Posted 16 September 2017
Research led by the University of Birmingham shows more precisely how G protein-coupled receptors are the key target of a large number of drugs.