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Promethean Particles starts production

Promethean Particles starts production

Description
University of Nottingham spin-out business, Promethean Particles, has opened the first facility in the world which is capable of producing thousands of different nanomaterials.
Release Date
11 days ago
Breakthrough in scaling up life-changing stem cell production

Breakthrough in scaling up life-changing stem cell production

Description
Scientists in Nottingham and Sweden have discovered a new method of manufacturing stem cells which could mean large scale industrial production will be possible for future regenerative medicine.
Release Date
10 days ago
New patient safety toolkit to help GPs avoid errors

New patient safety toolkit to help GPs avoid errors

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GP practices have given their stamp of approval to a new Patient Safety Toolkit developed at The University of Nottingham. The suite of tools will help guide the work of GPs including safe prescribing of medicines, an audit tool for adverse events and patient and practice staff safety questionnaires.
Release Date
2 weeks ago
Celebrating Nottingham's green spaces

Celebrating Nottingham's green spaces

Description
The changing social and cultural uses of green spaces across Nottingham are being explored in a community history project taking place this summer.
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2 weeks ago
Catch DH Lawrence's 'The Flying Fish'

Catch DH Lawrence's 'The Flying Fish'

Description
Manuscripts and Special Collections at The University of Nottingham has recently acquired the manuscript of an important unfinished short story by D.H. Lawrence.
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2 weeks ago
New book charts the history of Britain's 'global university'

New book charts the history of Britain's 'global university'

Description
The first full-length history of The University of Nottingham has been penned by one of its own academics, charting its origins as a technical college in the late Victorian era to its modern day success as a university with more than 40,000 students from more than 140 nations around the world.
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2 weeks ago
What happens when sports rules go awry?

What happens when sports rules go awry?

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Operational research scientists have been looking at what happens when the rules of sport are changed or when existing rules lead to unforeseen consequences.
Release Date
2 weeks ago
New Chief Financial Officer appointed

New Chief Financial Officer appointed

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The University of Nottingham has appointed a new Chief Financial Officer.
Release Date
2 weeks ago
Give your vote to Nottingham Slave Trade Legacies project

Give your vote to Nottingham Slave Trade Legacies project

Description
A project investigating slave trade legacies in Britain, co-run by The University of Nottingham, is appealing for public votes after successfully reaching the finals of the National Lottery Awards 2016.
Release Date
2 weeks ago

Using theatre to change perceptions about ADHD

Description
Researchers into mental health at The University of Nottingham have helped to shape a new play for children.
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2 weeks ago
Fillings that heal your teeth – how regenerative medicine could change your visit to the dentist

Fillings that heal your teeth – how regenerative medicine could change your visit to the dentist

Description
A team behind regenerative dental fillings that could help heal teeth have been awarded a Royal Society of Chemistry prize.
Release Date
3 weeks ago
Sixty Symbols – Institute of Physics Kelvin Prize for outstanding public engagement

Sixty Symbols – Institute of Physics Kelvin Prize for outstanding public engagement

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Sixty Symbols awarded the Kelvin Award from the Institute of Physics for outstanding contribution to public engagement.
Release Date
3 weeks ago
Fully automated analysis software takes on Euclid's  100,000 strong gravitational lens challenge

Fully automated analysis software takes on Euclid's 100,000 strong gravitational lens challenge

Description
Researchers have developed 'AutoLens', the first fully-automated analysis software for analysing strong gravitational lenses.
Release Date
3 weeks ago
Oil system developed for greener, more fuel efficient mild hybrid vehicles

Oil system developed for greener, more fuel efficient mild hybrid vehicles

Description
The concept for a novel oil system has been developed by a researcher at The University of Nottingham as part of a bid to advance greener, more fuel-efficient, mild hybrid vehicle technology.
Release Date
3 weeks ago
Immune system link to kidney disease risk, research finds

Immune system link to kidney disease risk, research finds

Description
A gene which forms part of our body's first line of defence against infection may be associated with an increased risk with a type of kidney disease, research involving academics at The University of Nottingham has discovered.
Release Date
3 weeks ago
Protein that protects tumour cells associated with improved survival in some breast cancer patients, study finds

Protein that protects tumour cells associated with improved survival in some breast cancer patients, study finds

Description
A family of proteins that help cancer cells survive and spread around the body may be associated with improved prognosis for some women receiving treatment for breast cancer, research has shown.
Release Date
3 weeks ago
'Omnigen' amniotic bandage could help save sight in trauma patients

'Omnigen' amniotic bandage could help save sight in trauma patients

Description
Trauma patients rushed to A&E with serious eye injuries can now benefit from a ground-breaking sight-saving wound dressing made from amniotic membrane.
Release Date
3 weeks ago
Astronomers release spectacular survey of the distant Universe

Astronomers release spectacular survey of the distant Universe

Description
New infrared images of the distant Universe provide the deepest view ever obtained over a large area of sky.
Release Date
3 weeks ago
Success in giving wins fundraising team a THELMA

Success in giving wins fundraising team a THELMA

Description
The philanthropic arm of The University of Nottingham has been praised for 'leading from the front' at a national awards ceremony.
Release Date
4 weeks ago
University Statement on EU Referendum

University Statement on EU Referendum

Description
On June 23rd Britain took to the polls to make one of the biggest decisions in its recent political history.
Release Date
4 weeks ago
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