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

   

Animal vision inspires new computer-controlled single-pixel cameras

Scientists have taken inspiration from how animals’ eyes work to create a new way for computer-con...

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CodeClan empowers employers to plug Scotland’s digital skills gap

CodeClan, the UK’s first fully accredited digital skills academy is reaching out to employers seek...

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Cycling to work may cut your risk of premature death by 40%

Using your bike to get to work could cut your risk of developing cancer and heart disease by almost ...

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Blog

   

Design Creativity Through Humour and Improvisation

Coming up with good ideas is a funny old game! Dr Gillian Hatcher from the University of Strathclyde...

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Engage with Strathclyde Business School

Discover an engaging series of events aimed at public, private and third sector organisations arrang...

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Mining, Tourism and Settlements in Outer Space

Who owns the Moon? On 2 May, Dr Saskia Vermeylen will give an enlightening talk as part of Engage wi...

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Events

   

Images of Research Exhibition

Visit the exhibition to see this year's entries to the University of Strathclyde's annual Images of ...

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Making Glasgow a Sustainable Food City

The event addresses the societal issues of health and food provision in Scotland and how these issue...

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Images of Research Opening Night

Event host, Professor Sir Jim McDonald, is joined by some of this year's competition judges to annou...

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