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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.

Simply send us your news updates, images and/or videos and we’ll share them here. 

Glasgow biotech firm secures £2m in funding

27/11/2018 News

Scot Bio, a Glasgow-based biotech business, has successfully closed a second, oversubscribed funding round with investment syndicate Kelvin Capital, Investing Women, Oghma Partners and private investors in the UK and USA.

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Pears Foundation donates £5m for Institute of Health and Wellbeing

27/11/2018 News

The Pears Foundation has donated £5 million to the University of Glasgow for the construction of a new building to house its Institute of Health and Wellbeing.

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Treatment could offer hope for brain bleeding and stroke

27/11/2018 News

A drug treatment, already approved for use in patients, could offer new hope for some patients with brain bleeding and strokes.

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Summit Scotland winners revealed

26/11/2018 News

The winners of the first ever Summit awards, a joint initiative from Entrepreneurial Scotland and STV celebrating Scottish entrepreneurial innovation and achievement, have been announced.

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Glasgow system of managing alcohol withdrawal being adopted worldwide

23/11/2018 News

Patients in countries as far afield as the United States, Singapore and Australia are benefiting from a pioneering method of treating the symptoms of alcohol withdrawal developed in Glasgow.

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Free science events widget for your website

23/11/2018 News

Partners are invited to display the Glasgow City of Science and Innovation events feed on their website with a free widget.

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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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