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Whether it is ground breaking research, a new invention or a high profile science engagement activity, we want to hear about it. Our news-hub will share science-related stories which are taking place across the Glasgow city region. We want it to be a one-stop portal for science activities across Glasgow and the West of Scotland, so don’t hesitate to let us know of anything and everything you are involved with.

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Hypertension study gets EU Horizon 2020 funding

06/08/2015 News

Scientists at the University of Glasgow are part of a Europe-wide consortium that has been awarded an EU Horizon 2020 research and innovation grant of €7.6 million to improve the diagnosis and treatment of patients with endocrine hypertension.

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GCU Advanced Higher Hub pupils celebrate 90.5% pass rate

06/08/2015 News

Sixth-year pupils studying at Glasgow Caledonian University’s Advanced Higher Hub are celebrating an outstanding pass rate of 90.5% during the second year of the programme.

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Researchers analyse footwear experiences of people with musculoskeletal diseases

06/08/2015 News

Many people with chronic musculoskeletal diseases such as rheumatoid and osteoarthritis have difficulty finding suitable, desirable, and comfortable footwear, researchers at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) have found.

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Young Scots create innovative ideas to make a difference

05/08/2015 News

Young Scot has announced it has become an official partner of Glasgow City of Science. The first project between the two partners will be to deliver a pioneering, dynamic youth event for Venturefest Scotland, ‘VentureJam’.

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World Hepatitis Summit to be hosted in Glasgow

03/08/2015 News

Patients, policy-makers and experts from around the world will meet in Glasgow this September to discuss global efforts to tackle viral hepatitis.

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Leading Biotechnology conference to come to Glasgow in 2016

03/08/2015 News

The ninth European Forum for Industrial Biotechnology and the Bioeconomy (EFIB) is set to come to Glasgow, Scotland in late October 2016.

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News

   

How can we improve the survival of patients with end-stage liver disease?

A two day special conference on tackling the multifaceted condition of End-Stage Liver Disease is to...

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Smartphone app makes texting easier

A smartphone app that makes texting and emailing much easier – particularly for older people and t...

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Next generation of high power lasers being developed by researchers

Researchers at the University of Strathclyde are developing groundbreaking plasma based light amplif...

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Blog

   

George’s marvellous memorial

Continuing the series on "Who's Shoulders Are These Anyway?", Kirsty Martin takes us on the journey ...

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What’s In Your DNA, Friedrich Miescher?

The second in series of posts from Kirsty Martin on "Who's Shoulders Are These Anyway?" takes a clos...

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Glasgow’s Green Year 2015; Biodiversity July!

Biodiversity in abundance this July, writes the team at Green Glasgow, with lot's of great opportuni...

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Events

   

Glasgow Café Scientifique

Explore the latest ideas in science and technology, outside a traditional academic context, at this ...

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Venturefest Scotland

Free, annual business and network event connecting SMEs with innovators, entrepreneurs, investors an...

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Health, Lies and Videotape

Do you remember the public health films of the mid-20th century? Films of fat children, bad hygiene...

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