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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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Glasgow leads UK pancreatic cancer research

08/01/2019 News

A report has revealed that half of the top dozen UK pancreatic cancer researchers are based in Glasgow, with all six being affiliated with the University of Glasgow.

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Students bid to create winning futuristic transport pod

07/01/2019 News

Almost 100 Strathclyde students are part of a team bidding to win a competition to design a prototype ‘Hyperloop’ pod which could transform the transport system.

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Scientists break new ground in potential leukaemia treatment

07/01/2019 News

Scientists at the University of Glasgow have discovered a potential combination therapy for the treatment of chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL), the most common form of leukaemia in the Western world, diagnosed in more than 3500 people in the UK each year.

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North Pole plankton studied by Strathclyde marine scientist

07/01/2019 News

The world’s largest daily commute happens in our oceans, as fish and zooplankton – key components in the food web – travel up and down in the water column in response to the sun as it sets and rises.

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New Year's Honours for University of Glasgow colleagues

07/01/2019 News

The University of Glasgow is celebrating four colleagues who have been recognised in the 2019 New Year’s Honours list.

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Mental health first aid classes benefit young people

04/01/2019 News

More than 1,500 people have been trained in ‘mental health first aid’ through a range of programmes focusing on promoting mental wellbeing in the last two years.

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News

   

Strathclyde to lead £20m programme to tackle threats to the world's oceans

The University of Strathclyde is to lead an ambitious £20 million programme – the UKRI GCRF One O...

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Aye Write! reveals 2019 programme

Aye Write! Glasgow’s Book Festival is back in 2019 with its biggest ever line-up of authors, newly...

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Scotland’s largest social landlord generates £2bn for economy

The complete transformation of social housing in Scotland’s largest city under Glasgow Housing Ass...

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Blog

   

Equality Through Innovation: The Comedian

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

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Equality Through Innovation: The Diversifier

Pheona Matovu spent years in immigration limbo and is now helping companies to innovate by fostering...

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Optimisation and Uncertainty Quantification: Two Questions for Teachers

In an expanding world with limited resources and increasing complexity, optimisation and computation...

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Events

   

Workplace Innovation ? Creating the right working environment

Learn how to increase productivity in the workplace. ...

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Dippy on Tour: A Natural History Adventure

Following his visits to Dorchester, Birmingham, Belfast and Glasgow, the Natural History Museum's fa...

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Microbial Makeover's LAB-Work: Lactofermentation in Practice

Lactic acid bacteria workshop with an expert teacher. ...

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