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

   

Glasgow Science Festival named best Scottish festival for second year

Glasgow Science Festival has been named best festival at the Scottish Hospitality Awards for the sec...

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Strathclyde energy tech spinout receives £2.1m investment

An energy technology company spun out from the University of Strathclyde has received investment wor...

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Gravitational waves expert and chief science advisor to speak at Question of Science dinner

Glasgow Science Centre's annual Question of Science event will feature an incredible speaker along w...

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Blog

   

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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Your guide to all the STEM events at Aye Write! 2019

Explore what’s on offer at Glasgow’s book festival this March. ...

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Events

   

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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T. rex in Town

Step back in time to the Cretaceous period and meet Trix, the first Tyrannosaurus Rex to go on displ...

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Pint of Science Festival

Finally - a chance to combine our two favourite things - science and drinking. In pubs across the la...

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