Latest news releases

  1. 27/10/2016

    New research highlights both the determinants and consequences of financial fragility in low income countries

    The University of Leicester and Aston University panel will take place at 11am on Friday 28 October and the event will be livestreamed at the followin…

    « Leicester, University of »

  2. 27/10/2016

    Use of virtual girl 'Sweetie' to fight child abuse problematic in the Netherlands

    The use of virtual girl Sweetie, used by the police to investigate pedofiles, is problematic in the Netherlands. Researchers of Leiden University and…

    Leiden, Universiteit

  3. 27/10/2016

    Blood test for early osteoarthritis diagnosis unveiled

    Peer reviewed paper

    Blood test for early osteoarthritis diagnosis unveiled Patients could soon be diagnosed with early-stage arthritis several years before the onset of…

    « Warwick, University of »

  4. 27/10/2016

    Why pints spill but straws don’t: researchers uncover the science of spilling

    Peer reviewed paper

    New research shows that it is not only the size, but the shape of a tube that determines whether a liquid will spill out of it when tipped over. Gla…

    Imperial College London

  5. 27/10/2016


    Une maladie plus funeste qu’il n’y paraît

    Peer reviewed paper

    La loase, maladie parasitaire d’Afrique centrale, n’est pas aussi bénigne que l’on croyait. Les personnes fortement infectées auraient une espérance d…

    Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD)

  6. 27/10/2016

    Scientists develop ‘world-first’ 3D mammary gland model

    Peer reviewed paper

    A team of researchers from Cardiff University and Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute has succeeded in creating a three-dimensional mammary gland m…

    Cardiff University

Forthcoming events

  1. 25/01/2017

    Seafood Safety: New Findings & Innovation Challenges – Discover the Conference Programme Online Now

    The ‘Seafood Safety: New Findings & Innovation Challenges’ conference, which will be held 25-26 January 2017 in Brussels, Belgium, is a unique event d…

    « AquaTT »

  2. 08/11/2016

    'Just how close is ‘too close for comfort’ when tuberculosis is in the air?'

    Summary: Professor Andrea Cooper from the University of Leicester Department of Infection, Immunity and Inflammation will give her Professorial Inau…

    « Leicester, University of »

  3. 01/11/2016 — 02/11/2016

    WiBACK-Sendemast in Bunda, Tansania. In Abständen von 25-30 km errichtet können mit WiBACK Entfernungen von mehreren Hundert Kilometern überbrückt werden.  © Fraunhofer FIT

    Fraunhofer FIT tritt Facebooks Telecom Infra Project bei

    Am 1.-2. November 2016 findet das erste Telecom Infra Project (TIP) Summit im Stammsitz des Projekt-Mitbegründers Facebook in Menlo Park, USA, statt.…

    Fraunhofer-Institut fuer Angewandte Informationstechnik (FIT)

  4. 01/11/2016 — 02/11/2016

    WiBACK transmitter mast at Bunda, Tansania. With radio masts set up some 25 – 30 km apart, WiBACK can bridge distances of several hundred kilometers. © Fraunhofer FIT

    Fraunhofer FIT joins Facebook's Telecom Infra Project

    On November 1 – 2, 2016 the first summit meeting of the Telecom Infra Project will be held in Menlo Park CA at the headquarters of Facebook, who is on…

    Fraunhofer-Institut fuer Angewandte Informationstechnik (FIT)

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