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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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Start-up has potential to save stroke victims lives

08/01/2016 News

Glasgow-based company Aurum Biosciences Ltd is developing an innovative product with the potential to save and improve the lives of thousands of people who have suffered a stroke.

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Breakthrough for video-pill cancer imaging

21/12/2015 News

Researchers from the University of Glasgow have found a way to make swallowable cameras more effective at detecting cancers of the throat and gut.

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£2m grant for University of Glasgow-led soft tissue mechanics research

21/12/2015 News

A new research centre which aims to develop new mathematics for multiscale soft tissue modelling targeted at heart disease and cancer has received £2m in funding.

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Agility enhancing partnership formed

21/12/2015 News

A new academic/industry partnership is set to aid the recovery of stroke survivors and amputees. A Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) between the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow Caledonian University and PAL Technologies Ltd will develop patient-centred training tools for use at home and in the community to improve walking abilities.

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700 Glasgow homes to be transformed through innovative energy efficiency and repairs project

17/12/2015 News

The Leader of Glasgow City Council, Councillor Frank McAveety and Brenda Wilson, Chair, Thistle Housing Association, today (17 December) signed up to an innovative project to transform 700 homes in the Toryglen area of Glasgow, delivering reduced energy bills and improved building fabric, between now and late 2016.

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Biogelx signs major exclusive deal for regenerative medicine

17/12/2015 News

Biogelx Ltd, a biomaterials company, based at BioCity Scotland in Newhouse, has announced that it has successfully licensed world-leading tripeptide technology from the University of Strathclyde.

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News

   

Glasgow universities make world leading contribution to historic detection of gravitational waves

Three universities based in the west of Scotland are celebrating their contributions to the historic...

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City of Glasgow College steams ahead with working ships engine

Guy Platten, Chief Executive Officer, UK Chamber of Shipping, officially switched on the working shi...

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Digital design students Create Conversations

Digital design students from Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) presented their projects alongside ...

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Blog

   

Aye Write! STEAMMS ahead with book festival

Aye Write! - Glasgow's annual book festival is back for 2016 with a stellar line up of top literary ...

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Scottish Engineering Special Leaders Awards - Part 4

If you could be an engineer in Scotland – what would you do? Join the thousands of children alread...

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Scottish Engineering Special Leaders Awards - Part 3

Part 3 of a series of vlogs about this exciting STEM competition for school pupils hears how enginee...

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Events

   

The Lightbox Project

Free community initiative offering family-friendly, accessible workshop events....

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The Kangaroo and the Moose

A collaboration between the Hunterian and Royal Museums Greenwich, The Horniman, The Grant Museum of...

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Stars Over the Botanics

A star-gazing session with the Astronomical Society of Glasgow and the University of Glasgow. Spaces...

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