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Specialist mental health services do work - but they come at a price, study finds

Specialist mental health services do work - but they come at a price, study finds

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A specialist service offering a tailored approach to treating patients with severe depression is more effective than usual mental health care but comes at a higher cost, research led by academics at The University of Nottingham has revealed.
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Record numbers of small businesses benefit from University internship scheme

Record numbers of small businesses benefit from University internship scheme

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Local businesses are benefiting from a University of Nottingham internship initiative designed to help SMEs tap into student expertise.
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Last Year
Nottingham researchers' role in largest genetics study of congenital heart disease

Nottingham researchers' role in largest genetics study of congenital heart disease

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Researchers at The University of Nottingham have been involved in one of the largest international studies of congenital heart disease, which has discovered gene mutations linked to three new rare congenital heart disorders (CHD).
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Equine flu – why don't owners vaccinate their horses?

Equine flu – why don't owners vaccinate their horses?

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A research project led by a student at The University of Nottingham is aiming to uncover why some horse owners choose not to vaccinate their animals against a potentially-fatal illness.
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Helping British dairy farms maintain their global competitive position

Helping British dairy farms maintain their global competitive position

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£1.7m to help British dairy farms maintain a globally competitive position
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Last Year
Flying the flag for Nottingham in Parliament Day

Flying the flag for Nottingham in Parliament Day

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An action-packed celebration of Nottingham is heading for the capital.From Robin Hood to Boots, Speedo and Sat Bains, the people, institutions and businesses that make the city great will be showcased in a one-day takeover of Westminster.
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£1.2m for injectable stem-cell carrying microspheres to regenerate bones

£1.2m for injectable stem-cell carrying microspheres to regenerate bones

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The University of Nottingham has secured £1.2m to develop injectable stem cell-carrying materials to treat and prevent fractures caused by osteoporosis and other bone-thinning diseases.
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Graduate entrepreneur brings Asian style to UK skincare sector

Graduate entrepreneur brings Asian style to UK skincare sector

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Lili Zhu, a graduate from The University of Nottingham, is bringing the latest in innovative Asian skincare treatments to the UK.
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Last Year
A host of VIPs are honoured by The University of Nottingham

A host of VIPs are honoured by The University of Nottingham

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A member of the Malaysian royal family, an Olympic Gold medallist and the Director of Tate Britain, are among a list of distinguished guests who have been honoured by The University of Nottingham.
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£9 million gift for new health centre

£9 million gift for new health centre

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A transformational £9 million gift to The University of Nottingham has been secured to develop a twenty first century health centre, to meet the healthcare needs of students and staff.
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Student learning commended in national Quality rating

Student learning commended in national Quality rating

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The high quality and standards of higher education provision at The University of Nottingham have been recognised by the award of the Quality Mark by the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA).
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Last Year
Cognitive behavioural therapy useful for people who frequently go to the doctors, study finds

Cognitive behavioural therapy useful for people who frequently go to the doctors, study finds

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People with long term health conditions who have a history of going to the GP frequently over two or more years could benefit from cognitive behavioural therapy according to new research at The University of Nottingham.
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GPS jamming: keeping ships on the 'strait' and narrow

GPS jamming: keeping ships on the 'strait' and narrow

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The University of Nottingham and Royal Norwegian Naval Academy (RNoNA) are investigating how to prevent shipping Global Positioning Signals (GPS) being jammed in potential cyber-attacks that may cause vessels to go off course and collide or run aground.
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Last Year
Scientists call for replacement of animals in antibody production

Scientists call for replacement of animals in antibody production

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Routine scientific procedures using millions of animals are still being authorised when there is a tried and tested alternative, according to a group of scientists investigating the industrial production of antibodies.
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European-wide study led by Twycross Zoo to examine the prevalence of heart disease in apes in human care

European-wide study led by Twycross Zoo to examine the prevalence of heart disease in apes in human care

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The Ape Heart Project is a European-wide research programme led by leading primate specialists at Twycross Zoo, in collaboration with The University of Nottingham, to investigate why great apes such as chimpanzees and gorillas are prone to heart disease.
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Last Year
Nottingham researchers show novel technique that can 'taste' DNA

Nottingham researchers show novel technique that can 'taste' DNA

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Scientists at The University of Nottingham have demonstrated for the first time that it is possible to selectively sequence fragments of DNA in real time, greatly reducing the time needed to analyse biological samples.
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Last Year
Salad days – tomatoes that last longer and still taste good

Salad days – tomatoes that last longer and still taste good

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Could the search for high yielding, better tasting, more nutritious, longer lasting tomatoes be over?
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Last Year
Green Flag success for University Park

Green Flag success for University Park

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The University of Nottingham's 120 hectare University Park campus has, for the 14th year running, been given national recognition for the quality of its landscaped green space.
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Last Year
Nottingham Dollies prove cloned sheep can live long and healthy lives

Nottingham Dollies prove cloned sheep can live long and healthy lives

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At 9 years old Nottingham's Dollies — Debbie, Denise, Dianna and Daisy — prove cloned sheep can live long and healthy lives.
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Last Year
Student halls given customer service seal of approval

Student halls given customer service seal of approval

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Students living in halls at The University of Nottingham are receiving excellent customer service according to assessors of a national government standard.
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Last Year
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