Health and Life Sciences

Linking industry with public sector and academia, Glasgow BioCorridor has perfect conditions for the commercialisation of R&D.

Linking industry with public sector and academia, Glasgow BioCorridor has perfect conditions for the commercialisation of R&D. The new South Glasgow Hospitals Campus will be the largest critical care complex in the UK, with one of the largest bio-repositories in Europe. It will host the Stratified Medicine Scotland Innovation Centre.

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Water for ALL aims to improve safe water access in Africa

The project: Water for ALL is a project, led by Glasgow Caledonian University's Centre for Climate Justice, with the aim of improving access to clean water among vulnerable groups in Malawi and Zambia.

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Innovative interventions increase HIV testing rates

The project: Glasgow Caledonian University research to increase HIV testing in vulnerable populations.

The challenge: Access to and uptake of HIV testing has increased significantly over the past few years. However, those with the highest risk of infection need to test regularly. Researchers at ...

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The Science behind public protection – The Commonwealth Games and beyond

The project: Glasgow Scientific Services is a local authority public analyst laboratory, providing a scientific and advisory service to Glasgow City Council, a further 15 Scottish Local Authorities and the emergency services.

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Blurred Lines: Researchers have a clear view of the future of worldwide eye care

The project: A joint project between Glasgow University’s specialist Imaging Concepts Group and Optos’ technical research department to test the possibilities of increasing the field of view and quality of scanning laser ophthalmoscope images.

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Inter-professional Simulation Centre

The project: Inter-professional Simulation Centre

The challenge: They say practice makes perfect, but in the real world of health and social care you don’t get that luxury. Patient and client care needs to be right first time: it can be a matter ...

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The New South Glasgow Hospitals Campus

The project: The New South Glasgow Hospitals Campus

The challenge:  Building the New South Glasgow Hospitals Campus, one of the worlds most advanced centres of medicine, industry, Stratified Medicine, learning and training. ...

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News

   

Scottish EDGE awards record £1.8m to startups

Following a £1 million funding increase from Scottish Enterprise, Scottish EDGE has awarded 24 winn...

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Vietnamese officials learn about Scotland's social security system

Vietnamese government officials spent almost two weeks at City of Glasgow College as part of a train...

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Glasgow School of Art alumna wins Turner Prize

Glasgow School of Art alumna Charlotte Prodger has won the 2018 Turner Prize for a film shot entirel...

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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

   

The Mackintosh Festival

Festival celebrating the creative genius of Charles Rennie Mackintosh. The programme includes exhibi...

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Marvellous Meteors -- No Children Required!

A ranger-led event where interested adults can hear a short talk on the stars, before searching the ...

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Stargazing at Mugdock

Learn some fascinating facts about space. ...

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