Latest news releases

  1. 17/03/2018

    Decline in colorectal cancer deaths is a “major success” story; seven per cent fall in death rates since 2012

    Peer reviewed paper

    The decline in cancer of the intestines – colorectal cancer – is one of the major success stories of the past 30 years in Europe say researchers, as t…

    Oxford University Press (OUP)

  2. 16/03/2018

    Drinking alcohol makes your heart race

    Peer reviewed paper

    The more alcohol you drink, the higher your heart rate gets, according to research presented today at EHRA 2018 Congress1, organized by the European S…

    « European Society of Cardiology (ESC) »

  3. 16/03/2018

    Stroke prevention drugs may help reduce dementia risk for atrial fibrillation patients

    Peer reviewed paper

    Patients with atrial fibrillation could reduce the risk of dementia by taking stroke prevention medications, according to recommendations published on…

    « European Society of Cardiology (ESC) »

  4. 16/03/2018

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    The Role of Verb Fluency in the Detection of Early Cognitive Impairment in Alzheimer’s Disease

    Peer reviewed paper

    The ability to generate spoken verbs in infinitive in a given time begins to worsen in the early stages of Alzheimer’s disease (AD). Thus, the verb fl…

    « IOS Press »

  5. 16/03/2018

    Mejorando la transparencia en el ecosistema de la publicidad web

    El negocio de publicidad en línea, liderado por empresas como Google o Facebook, generó más de $ 200 mil millones de ingresos en 2017, con un crecimie…

    IMDEA Networks Institute

  6. 16/03/2018

    The hormone auxin controls many processes in plants. Source: Institute of Biology II/University of Freiburg

    Signaling Pathways to the Nucleus

    Peer reviewed paper

    Researchers have demonstrated how auxin, a hormone that controls many processes in plants, reaches its destination A team of researchers from the Uni…

    « Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg »

Forthcoming events

  1. 23/05/2018 — 24/05/2018

    Symposium: Securing Our Natural Environment for Future Generations

    We are heading towards a different environment from anything humans have known or experienced. Climate change, consumption, population growth and comp…

    British Ecological Society (BES)

  2. 22/05/2018

    OU inaugural to ask why less than 10% of maths professors are women?

    When Professor June Barrow-Green delivers her OU inaugural lecture on Tuesday 22 May, she will call it: “He denies the very existence of a woman mathe…

    Open University

  3. 29/05/2018 — 31/05/2018

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    Registration now open for EnerHarv 2018

    Registration is now open for EnerHarv 2018, an International, Technical Workshop Dedicated to Enabling the Energy Harvesting Ecosystem ~ Early bird en…

    Tyndall National Institute

  4. 02/05/2018 — 05/05/2018

    Jackie Kay, Scottish Makar and Professor of Creative Writing at Newcastle University

    Crossings: Newcastle Poetry Festival 2018

    Set against a backdrop of political and cultural change around the world, this spring’s Newcastle Poetry Festival looks at what connects rather than d…

    Newcastle University

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