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11/12/2018

University launches ambitious new Centre for Health and Social Care Leadership

University launches ambitious new Centre for Health and Social Care Leadership
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Simon Stevens, Chief Executive of NHS England, visited the University of Birmingham today to launch an ambitious new multi-disciplinary Centre for Health and Social Care Leadership.
Date:
11/12/2018
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Medical and Dental Sciences, Research

Simple tips to curb overindulgence can help stop pounds piling on at Christmas

Simple tips to curb overindulgence can help stop pounds piling on at Christmas
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A study by the University of Birmingham and Loughborough University has shown that regular weighing at home and simple tips to curb excess eating and drinking can prevent people from piling on the pounds at Christmas.
Date:
11/12/2018
Categories:
Medical and Dental Sciences, Research
10/12/2018

The naked eye alone is not enough to ensure the accurate diagnosis of skin cancer, say experts

The naked eye alone is not enough to ensure the accurate diagnosis of skin cancer, say experts
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The visual inspection of a suspicious skin lesion using the naked eye alone is not enough to ensure the accurate diagnosis of skin cancer, a group of experts have concluded following a large-scale systematic review of research.
Date:
10/12/2018
Categories:
Medical and Dental Sciences, Research

Birmingham Health Partners establishing new Wellcome Translational Partnership

Birmingham Health Partners establishing new Wellcome Translational Partnership
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Birmingham Health Partners is proud to announce a prestigious new Translational Partnership with Wellcome to find new ways to translate scientific discoveries into real world impact.
Date:
10/12/2018
Categories:
Medical and Dental Sciences

Birmingham to lead ground-breaking research into patient experience of cell therapies

Birmingham to lead ground-breaking research into patient experience of cell therapies
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Birmingham health researchers, with industry partners including health technology companies Dignio and Datatrial, have been awarded £1.1 million by UK Research & Innovation (UKRI)'s Innovate UK, to investigate patients' experience of cell and gene therapies.
Date:
10/12/2018
Categories:
Medical and Dental Sciences, Research
30/11/2018

Birmingham to lead brain cancer study in memory of Tessa Jowell

Birmingham to lead brain cancer study in memory of Tessa Jowell
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Significant funding of up to £2.8 million from The Brain Tumour Charity has been awarded to a Birmingham researcher for a major study named in memory of the late Baroness Jowell.
Date:
30/11/2018
Categories:
Medical and Dental Sciences, Research

Study discovers over 6,000 antibiotic resistance genes in the bacteria that inhabit the human gut

Study discovers over 6,000 antibiotic resistance genes in the bacteria that inhabit the human gut
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A study carried out in collaboration with the University of Birmingham has used an innovative approach to identify thousands of antibiotic resistance genes found in bacteria that inhabit the human gut.
Date:
30/11/2018
Categories:
Medical and Dental Sciences, Research
29/11/2018

Three researchers from the College of Medical and Dental Sciences named in global Highly Cited Researchers 2018 List

Three researchers from the College of Medical and Dental Sciences named in global Highly Cited Researchers 2018 List
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A global list of the most highly cited researchers has found three academics from the College of Medical and Dental Sciences to be among the most influential researchers as determined by their peers around the globe.
Date:
29/11/2018
Categories:
Medical and Dental Sciences, Research

School of Dentistry in ground-breaking £6.1 million project to develop robot-assisted surgery

School of Dentistry in ground-breaking £6.1 million project to develop robot-assisted surgery
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The University of Birmingham will be part of a £6.1 million research project aimed at finding new ways to use ultrasonic tools for complex robot-assisted surgery. Read more.
Date:
29/11/2018
Categories:
Medical and Dental Sciences, Research
28/11/2018

Expert warns over 'little room for complacency' over fall in twin stillbirth rates

Expert warns over 'little room for complacency' over fall in twin stillbirth rates
Description
A leading expert in fetal medicine at the University of Birmingham has warned that there is 'little room for complacency' over a fall in twin stillbirth rates as the reason for this phenomenon are complex.
Date:
28/11/2018
Categories:
Medical and Dental Sciences, Research
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