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 research finds dietary fats entering the brain may explain link between obesity and depression10/05/2019 News
Obesity and depression have long been linked, with previous clinical studies finding an association between these two conditions. However, until now, the mechanisms of how obesity affects depression and vice versa have not been fully understood.
GCU engineering research partnership is best in UK06/05/2019 News
A collaboration led by Glasgow Caledonian University's School of Computing, Engineering and Built Environment (SCEBE) with Edinburgh company Geckotech Solutions Ltd has been recognised as the Best Knowledge Transfer Partnership in the UK.
Glasgow research shows immigrant-led businesses contribute £13bn to Scottish economy06/05/2019 News
One in 10 smaller businesses in Scotland is led by an immigrant entrepreneur and these firms contribute more than £13 billion to the Scottish economy, providing 107,000 jobs, according to a report conducted at the University of Strathclyde.