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There is so much happening across Glasgow and the West of Scotland and our news portal will allow us to share it with you.

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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Strathclyde researchers go to the heart of blood vessels

04/11/2016 News

Scientists at the University of Strathclyde are developing tiny devices that capture images of signals as they travel the innermost layer of the body’s blood vessels – helping to revolutionise our understanding of vascular disease.

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Action plan in development to attract more women into technology

04/11/2016 News

Supporting and encouraging greater female participation in digital technology could open up a rich seam of talent to support Scotland’s digital future, according to research behind an action plan to address the gender imbalance.

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Treating dementia with a breath of fresh air

31/10/2016 News

An innovative project will look at the impact of walking in the outdoors and writing has on dementia after being seen to improve memory and mood.

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£3.75 M Wellcome Trust Institutional Strategic Support Fund awarded to UofG

31/10/2016 News

The University of Glasgow has been awarded a third Wellcome Trust Institutional Strategic Support Fund (ISSF), worth £3.75 million over 5 years. The University provides matched funding. ISSF enables the University to invest strategically to support talented researchers and create the environments they need to do world-leading research.

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VentureJam nominated for national award

28/10/2016 News

A pioneering talent development programme, organised by Glasgow City of Science, Young Scot, and SEPA, that brought together a group of young Scots co-create digital solutions to help tackle the growing problem of air pollution, has been nominated for a National Air Quality Award.

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Glasgow researchers join international ZikaPLAN initiative

27/10/2016 News

Scientists from the University of Glasgow have united with 25 research organizations to fight Zika Virus and build long-term outbreak response capacity in Latin America.

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News

   

Community advisers sought to shape research for healthcare associated infections

Members of the public in Scotland (aged over 18 years) are invited to join the Community Network for...

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Strathclyde launches £50 million manufacturing research hub to boost UK prosperity

A pioneering research hub led by the University of Strathclyde and global industry partners is set t...

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Glasgow convenes new European innovation city network

Glasgow City Council and Glasgow City of Science have convened a new European innovation network aft...

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Blog

   

Catch Pokémon on a University tour or a seat at research cinema for Explorathon GLASGOW

This Friday Scotland will join with Europe in a celebration of research! In Scotland we celebrate th...

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Making Waves with James Clerk Maxwell

Take a musical tour through the life of Scotland's forgotten Einstein, James Clerk Maxwell as part o...

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Paragon Play ON

Play ON is an inclusive youth music project for children and young people aged 6-20 years old. The p...

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Events

   

Skeletons: Life Stories

An exhibition of reconstructed skeletons. Discover the effects of different living conditions and di...

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William Hunter to Damien Hirst: The Dead Teach the Living

Objects and artworks exploring the connections between art and science, including Damien Hirst's Nec...

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Science Showcase: Tracking Animals

The Hunterian Science Showcase introduces the latest discoveries and advances in scientific and medi...

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