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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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GCU and Doble Engineering Company innovate for power industry

05/06/2015 News

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) and Doble Engineering Company are continuing their collaboration to develop innovative condition monitoring products and services to detect faults and predict power failures for the electric supply industry.

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GCU tackles resistant bacteria with £100,000 research study

04/06/2015 News

Researchers from Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) are to work on a £100,000 study which will be used to develop best-practice guidelines to support antimicrobial resistant screening nationally.

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UWS researchers and Scottish-based engineering company awarded STFC Global Challenge Futures grant

29/05/2015 News

The University of the West of Scotland's (UWS) Institute of Thin Films, Sensors and Imaging, in partnership with Torishima Service Solutions Europe Limited, has been awarded STFC Futures funding to carry out a proof-of-concept study in doped amorphous carbon coatings for prevention of corrosion and biofouling.

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GCU and Stream to develop smart wireless sensors

29/05/2015 News

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) and communications technology company Stream Technologies are collaborating on research to develop a self-powering sensor interface for low power radio devices, such as environmental and power sensors, eliminating the need to charge batteries.

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Glasgow welcomes Cleantech Innovate Scotland 2015

29/05/2015 News

Glasgow is getting ready to welcome the Scottish showcase of a programme of events specialising in early stage commercial green innovation – Cleantech Innovate Scotland 2015.

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ESPGHAN choose Glasgow and the SECC for 2019

29/05/2015 News

The European Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (ESPGHAN) has chosen to bring its 4,200 plus delegation to the Scottish Exhibition + Conference Centre (SECC) and Glasgow following submissions from five other cities and a member vote during their recent meeting in Amsterdam.

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News

   

International award for smartphone eye examination kit

A smartphone retinal adapter developed at the University of Strathclyde – which could eliminate 80...

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To SHARE is to care about development of precision medicine in Scotland

A project aimed at encouraging the public to allow any spare blood left over from routine sampling t...

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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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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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