Biological engineers discover new antibiotic candidates
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Biological engineers discover new antibiotic candidates

The human body produces many antimicrobial peptides that help the immune system fend off infection.…

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Patients lives to be greatly improved by technology revolutions in healthcare
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Patients lives to be greatly improved by technology revolutions in healthcare

Winners announced to receive funding that could revolutionise healthcare The projects include developing artificial intelligence…

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Making a difference to patients with debilitating conditions – new Healthcare Technologies Institute opened
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Making a difference to patients with debilitating conditions – new Healthcare Technologies Institute opened

A new Institute where research will look into improving healing and make a difference to…

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Ulster University leads on €8.2M cross border collaborative research centre
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Ulster University leads on €8.2M cross border collaborative research centre

The EU funded cross border centre of research excellence in cardiovascular medicine will transform cardiac…

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Unlocking the secrets of a killer
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Unlocking the secrets of a killer

Scientists are making significant progress to improve the testing and treatment of the killer illness…

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Raising awareness of PSP and CBD
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Raising awareness of PSP and CBD

Ellen Rossiter speaks to Andrew Symons,  Chief Executive of PSP Association, about the work of…

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Changes in the eye connected to a decline in memory
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Changes in the eye connected to a decline in memory

Researchers in the US have found that changes in the blood vessels of the eye…

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The First International Research Symposium on PSP & CBD
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The First International Research Symposium on PSP & CBD

PSPA is delighted to be bringing together the international PSP & CBD research community in…

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Government announces £300 million for landmark ageing society grand challenge
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Government announces £300 million for landmark ageing society grand challenge

10 million Brits alive today can expect to reach 100 and funding will ensure the…

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Better memory and thinking seen in over 85s despite high cholesterol
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Better memory and thinking seen in over 85s despite high cholesterol

US scientists have found that high levels of cholesterol in people over the age of…

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Government nutritional review findings echo dementia risk messaging
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Government nutritional review findings echo dementia risk messaging

Alzheimer’s Research UK is backing the findings of a Scientific Advisory Committee on Nutrition (SACN)…

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The battle against polio – still work to be done
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The battle against polio – still work to be done

People of a certain age in the Western World will have haunting recollections of a…

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A lifetime of regular exercise slows down ageing, study finds
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A lifetime of regular exercise slows down ageing, study finds

Researchers at the University of Birmingham and King’s College London have found that staying active…

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AI ‘scientist’ finds that toothpaste ingredient may help fight malaria
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AI ‘scientist’ finds that toothpaste ingredient may help fight malaria

An ingredient commonly found in toothpaste could be employed as an anti-malarial drug against strains…

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Cambridge University and Institute of Cancer Research launch Children’s Brain Tumour Centre of Excellence
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Cambridge University and Institute of Cancer Research launch Children’s Brain Tumour Centre of Excellence

Cancer Research UK (CRUK) has announced funding for a new Children’s Brain Tumour Centre of…

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New Cochrane Review evidence suggests nutritional labelling on menus may reduce our calorie intake
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New Cochrane Review evidence suggests nutritional labelling on menus may reduce our calorie intake

New evidence published in the Cochrane Library today shows that adding calorie labels to menus…

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