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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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Tropical disease researchers awarded £8m

11/09/2014 News

The Wellcome Trust Centre For Molecular Parasitology (WTCMP), Institute of Infection, Immunity and Inflammation has been awarded £8.3million in funding over the next seven years to continue its research into tropical diseases such as Malaria.

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World's largest radiology conference Glasgow bound

04/09/2014 News

Glasgow will host the world's largest interventional radiology congress between 13th and 17th September 2014.

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Cardiac intervention 'not needed' in 1 in 10 heart attack victims

04/09/2014 News

Pioneering research reported in a study from the Golden Jubilee National Hospital and the University of Glasgow shows one in ten patients may not need cardiac intervention following a heart attack and in those that do need stents, the procedure can be targeted more effectively.

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Vaccine programme leads to reduction in cervical abnormalities

04/09/2014 News

A vaccination programme is reducing rates of pre-cancerous cells, research involving the University of Strathclyde has found.

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City Observatory shows visions of the future

04/09/2014 News

An installation demonstrating how innovative research will inform the future of cities has been launched by the University of Strathclyde.

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Technology club set to teach disadvantaged Glasgow teens how to code

29/08/2014 News

Glasgow City of Science launched a new project to teach 100 less advantaged and harder to reach young people about computer programming.

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Strathclyde University lift the Question of Science Trophy

Strathclyde University’s Chemical Engineering department have been crowned Science Champions of th...

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Snow leopard spotted in Glasgow park

The latest in a series of sculptures commissioned to celebrate the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games w...

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Researchers aim to prevent falls in older people with vision impairment

New research aims to adapt an evidence-based exercise programme for falls prevention among older peo...

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Blog

   

Glasgow’s Green Year 2015 – ‘From Steam to Green’

Glasgow is to host its first ever 'themed' year in 2015 - a Green Year. The Green Glasgow team are w...

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Glasgow’s living classrooms

Joanne Dempster, OPAL Community Scientist for the Open Air Laboratories Project writes on the Glasgo...

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5 Great things The Games have given Glasgow

With the sport over, records broken and the medals handed out here’s a quick list of 5 great thing...

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Events

   

Stargazers

A show in the planetarium exploring the night sky. Learn how to find your way around the sky using t...

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Pre-viewing Planetarium Show

The new digital planterarium can project thousands of stars in an accurate representation of the nig...

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BodyWorks

An exhibition all about how your body works, with the chance to perform a virtual autopsy, run in a ...

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