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Professor awarded MBE in 2021 Queen's Birthday Honours

Professor awarded MBE in 2021 Queen's Birthday Honours
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The University of Birmingham's Professor Tom Clutton-Brock has been awarded an MBE for services to the NHS during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Date:
14/06/2021

University of Birmingham joins drug discovery collaboration with Evotec and Bristol Myers Squibb

University of Birmingham joins drug discovery collaboration with Evotec and Bristol Myers Squibb
Description
The University of Birmingham is part of a new industry collaboration launched to accelerate drug discovery projects that will fast track research from lab to patient.
Date:
06/05/2021

Birmingham Health Innovation Campus takes another step forward after planning permission granted

Birmingham Health Innovation Campus takes another step forward after planning permission granted
Description
Work is set to begin on the first phase of Birmingham Health Innovation Campus this Summer after planning permission was granted by Birmingham City Council.
Date:
21/04/2021

Simple oral hygiene could help reduce COVID-19 severity - study

Simple oral hygiene could help reduce COVID-19 severity - study
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An international team of researchers have found that simple oral hygiene could help reduce the severity of COVID-19.
Date:
21/04/2021

Research aims to find new treatment for secondary brain damage

Research aims to find new treatment for secondary brain damage
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A new research project aimed at discovering if selective P2X7 receptor blocker drugs can be repurposed to treat patients with secondary brain damage has been launched by the Universities of Birmingham and Cambridge.
Date:
09/03/2021

The Barber Institute of Fine Arts launches innovative 'Nurse in Residence' scheme

The Barber Institute of Fine Arts launches innovative 'Nurse in Residence' scheme
Description
Thanks to a major grant of £40,000 from the Art Fund's Respond & Reimagine scheme, the Barber Institute of Fine Arts at the University of Birmingham is launching a major health and wellbeing initiative for 2021.
Date:
22/01/2021

Dental experts discover biological imbalance is the reason for link between gum and kidney disease

Dental experts discover biological imbalance is the reason for link between gum and kidney disease
Description
A new study has found that an imbalance of the body's oxygen producing free radicals and its antioxidant cells could be the reason why gum disease and chronic kidney disease affect each other.
Date:
05/01/2021

High performance, low cost ventilator project awarded grant of £768k by UKRI

High performance, low cost ventilator project awarded grant of £768k by UKRI
Description
An international team of scientists and engineers have been awarded a grant of £768K by UKRI as part of the Newton Fund's Agile Response Call to develop high performance, low cost ventilators.
Date:
15/12/2020

Framework to improve training for children's palliative care professionals to launch in the UK and Ireland

Framework to improve training for children's palliative care professionals to launch in the UK and Ireland
Description
A new educational framework and toolkit will be launched in the UK and Ireland this week to improve training and guidance for those providing palliative and end of life care for children.
Date:
03/12/2020

Centre of Excellence award for Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Centre

Centre of Excellence award for Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Centre
Description
The Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology centre in Birmingham is officially world class after achieving prestigious international recognition.
Date:
30/11/2020
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