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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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World's first medical education hackathon comes to Glasgow

21/08/2015 News

AMEE Hacks, the world’s first medical education hackathon, will see healthcare professionals and hackers undergo 48 hours of intense innovation to create the future of medical education.

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Glasgow based company wins share of £18 million medical innovation fund

20/08/2015 News

A project to develop a device that patients can use at home to monitor for lung infections caused by bacteria and fungi, led by a Glasgow based company, is one of twelve to receive a share of £18 million of government support announced in August by Minister for Life Sciences, George Freeman.

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City Deal Cabinet approves first stage of £900million funding

20/08/2015 News

The Glasgow and the Clyde Valley City Deal Cabinet has approved the first stage of funding for £918million worth of infrastructure projects in the area.

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Leap made in farmed salmon health through selective breeding

20/08/2015 News

A new study has found that salmon can be selectively bred to be resistant to sea lice.

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Sensor mimics bats to detect dangerous structural cracks

17/08/2015 News

An ultrasound sensor for detecting dangerous cracks in structures such as aircraft engines, oil and gas pipelines and nuclear plants has been developed by researchers at the University of Strathclyde – with inspiration from the natural world.

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MediCity Scotland plans unveiled

17/08/2015 News

BioCity Scotland, the life sciences incubator in Lanarkshire which houses and supports growing and ambitious life sciences organisations, has unveiled plans for its new MediCity Scotland facility that is expected to become home to around 50 new healthcare businesses.

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News

   

Strathclyde co-leads new centre for maritime innovation and technology

The University of Strathclyde is co-leading a new national centre for maritime innovation and techno...

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AFRC in €4.25m project to help 1,300 SMEs revolutionise machining processes

The University of Strathclyde’s Advanced Forming Research Centre (AFRC) is the UK spoke in a North...

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Royal Society Research Fellowship for Strathclyde physicist

A physics researcher at the University of Strathclyde has received a prestigious award from the Roya...

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Blog

   

Women in STEM: Your point of view – a purposeful study

HR consultant Sara Ferreira-Jeffries shares the story behind Purpose HR's fascinating survey of wome...

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The Scottish Government’s ambitious climate change targets will boost our bioeconomy

Ian Archer, technical director at the Industrial Biotechnology Innovation Centre, explains why the c...

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Artificial intelligence and 3D-printed organs: Art of Possible investigates the future of healthcare

Thanks to Scottish innovation, the future of healthcare could involve using 3D-printed organs for tr...

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Events

   

Moon50 Landing Party

Family party in celebration of the moon landing's 50th anniversary, with plenty of space-themed acti...

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Apollo 11

Documentary marking the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing with never-before-seen footage an...

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Bhutan in the Footsteps of George Sherriff

A fabulous exhibition of Sherriff's plant expedition trips to Bhutan in the 1930s and 1940s where he...

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