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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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Professor Sarah Cleaveland honoured by the British Veterinary Association

23/09/2016 News

Professor Sarah Cleaveland has been honoured by the British Veterinary Association (BVA) for her “outstanding contributions to veterinary science” and named as a “true champion of One Health” research.

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Stimulating neurons could protect against brain damage

23/09/2016 News

A breakthrough in understanding how brain damage spreads – and how it could potentially be limited – has been made through a collaboration between neuroscientists and engineers at the Universities of Strathclyde and Dundee.

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Precision medicine breakthrough for Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia

19/09/2016 News

Scientists at the University of Glasgow have made a second significant breakthrough in the treatment of chronic myeloid leukaemia – using precision medicine to kill more than 90% of chronic myeloid leukaemia (CML) stem cells. The results are published in the high impact journal Cancer Discovery.

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Search is on for first ICT Graduate Level Apprentices

19/09/2016 News

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) is part of a collaboration that will pioneer an alternative route into higher education.

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Glasgow scientists study adrenaline to help beat stroke

16/09/2016 News

Scientists at the University of Glasgow are investigating how our ‘fight or flight’ mode plays a part in causing an abnormal heart rhythm, called atrial fibrillation, which markedly increases the risk of having a stroke.‌‌‌

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“Funneling” behind severe flooding on the Clyde

16/09/2016 News

A “funneling” effect has been a major factor in severe flooding on the River Clyde in recent years, according to a study by mathematicians at the University of Strathclyde.

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News

   

Pioneering mentoring project in Glasgow gets council commitment to help change thousands of lives

Annemarie O’Donnell, Glasgow City Council’s Chief Executive, has announced an ambitious New Year...

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MVLS Researchers show impact in 60 seconds

The winners of a creative competition for early career researchers to explain their research simply ...

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Light source discovery ‘challenges basic assumption’ of physics

A widely-held understanding of electromagnetic radiation has been challenged in newly published rese...

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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

   

The Universe for Beginners

An adults-only class studying the night sky. Learn about star gazing, the solar system, how stars ar...

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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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