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You might not know it yet, but industrial biotechnology is vital to our future

29/01/2019 Health and Life Sciences

Roger Kilburn, CEO of the Industrial Biotechnology Innovation Centre, explains how IB is changing the world.

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PATHway – Technology enabled behavioural change as a pathway towards better self-management of CVD

29/08/2016 Health and Life Sciences

A European project involving researchers from the University of Glasgow's Health Economics and Health Technology Assessment (HEHTA) group is pioneering a novel approach towards better self-management of Cardiovascular disease, the leading cause of premature death worldwide.

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Net Benefits - Is the Digital Society Good for Us?

28/04/2016 Health and Life Sciences

More than ever, we work, live, learn and engage in social networks. But are computers and the networked society a force for good? Or are the fears of new technologies justified?

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Body Image and Eating Disorders – Planning Future Research to Combat Current Challenges

25/04/2016 Health and Life Sciences

Writing for Glasgow City of Science in the run up to Engage with Strathclyde week, Dr Petya Eckler highlights research on body image and eating disorders that will be discussed at an event, 'Body Image and Eating Disorders: Future Research Priorities'.

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The Genetics of Gregor Mendel: A Game of Seeds!

29/02/2016 Health and Life Sciences

It wasn't that long ago that the notion of inheritance of characteristics through genes was somewhat fanciful. As Kirsty Martin explains, one green-fingered scientist's work in particular cultivated the bloom in genetics we see around us today.

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Antonj van Leeuwenhoek: Appreciating the Little Things…

14/12/2015 Health and Life Sciences

Kirsty Martin takes a close-up look at the little things in life, first revealled by the Dutch scientist, van Leeuwenhoek.

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News

   

Clinical innovation zone shortlisted for prestigious UK innovation award

The University of Glasgow’s Clinical Innovation Zone (CIZ) has been shortlisted for a UK Science P...

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CAN DO Fund offers 100% funding for innovation projects

Do you have a problem that you can’t find or buy a solution for? A challenge that is hindering the...

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Glasgow astrophysicists welcome funding boost

Researchers from the Universities of Glasgow and Strathclyde are celebrating the announcement of ten...

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Blog

   

Your guide to all the STEM events at Aye Write! 2019

Explore what’s on offer at Glasgow’s book festival this March. ...

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You might not know it yet, but industrial biotechnology is vital to our future

Roger Kilburn, CEO of the Industrial Biotechnology Innovation Centre, explains how IB is changing th...

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Equality Through Innovation: The Comedian

Anna Devitt is using the power of comedy to help disadvantaged young people in Scotland. ...

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Events

   

Nature's Biological Clocks

Chronobiologist Kim Last discusses wildlife from the perspective of her profession at this evening l...

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Glasgow Skeptics: What Phrenology Teaches Us About Ourselves

Learn about phrenology and its history from Professor David Price. ...

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Wildlife of the Forth and Clyde Canal

Claire Martin, Community Engagement Officer for the Scottish Waterways Trust, will talk about the wi...

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