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Breakthrough dual fungicide technology could help prevent crop failures

Breakthrough dual fungicide technology could help prevent crop failures

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A scientist at The University of Nottingham has developed a new antifungal technology which has the potential to play a major role in securing future food supplies.
Renowned chemistry professor receives knighthood

Renowned chemistry professor receives knighthood

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Professor Sir Martyn Poliakoff from The University of Nottingham has received his knighthood from Her Majesty the Queen (12 June 2015).
Sondrel offers scholarships for integrated circuit design students at University of Nottingham Ningbo China

Sondrel offers scholarships for integrated circuit design students at University of Nottingham Ningbo China

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Sondrel offers scholarships for integrated circuit design students
Hormonal treatment for cows could reduce global warming

Hormonal treatment for cows could reduce global warming

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Research suggests targeted use of hormone treatments could make the dairy industry more efficient and sustainable in addition to cutting greenhouse gas emissions.
Improving climate change communication: moving beyond scientific certainty

Improving climate change communication: moving beyond scientific certainty

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A new report from The University of Nottingham looks at whether climate scientists threaten their own scientific credibility when trying to make their research accessible to members of the public.
University to coordinate MRC's national tissue directory

University to coordinate MRC's national tissue directory

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The University's Advanced Data Analysis Centre (ADAC), has been chosen to manage the informatics for the Medical Research Council's National Tissue Directory.
Tiny but precise: the most accurate quantum thermometers

Tiny but precise: the most accurate quantum thermometers

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Scientists have defined the smallest, most accurate thermometer allowed by the laws of physics — one that could detect the smallest fluctuations in microscopic regions, such as the variations within a biological cell.
Designing the rail track of the future

Designing the rail track of the future

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New research will lead to better train ride quality and lower maintenance rail track.
Preserving a world favourite flavour

Preserving a world favourite flavour

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New research into cloning vanilla orchids could help meet the world's ever increasing demand for natural vanilla flavouring.
Chinese-English bilinguals are 'automatic' translators

Chinese-English bilinguals are 'automatic' translators

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New research sheds light on Chinese-English bilinguals' 'automatic' translation ability.
Dynamic partnership wins major funding to fight lung disease

Dynamic partnership wins major funding to fight lung disease

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Dynamic partnership researching lung diseases wins major funding from pharmaceutical giant Pfizer.
Parental smoking puts nearly half a million UK children into poverty

Parental smoking puts nearly half a million UK children into poverty

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Parental smoking puts nearly half a million UK children into poverty.
New evidence confirms link between newer contraceptive pills and higher blood clot risks

New evidence confirms link between newer contraceptive pills and higher blood clot risks

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A study led by academics at The University of Nottingham provides new evidence to confirm the link between newer contraceptive pills and higher risk of serious blood clots.
Prestigious award recognises University's commitment to China

Prestigious award recognises University's commitment to China

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The University of Nottingham has won the prestigious Cathay Pacific Continued Commitment award for its work with China.
Paramedics to be recruited in new 'fast response' stroke trial

Paramedics to be recruited in new 'fast response' stroke trial

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Clinical trial enlists help of paramedics to test efficacy of fast response blood pressure medication for stroke patients.
Prostate cancer — getting to the bones of the matter

Prostate cancer — getting to the bones of the matter

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Developing a better understanding of how prostate cancer spreads to the bones.
Exhibition puts natural world under the scientific lens

Exhibition puts natural world under the scientific lens

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The natural world under scrutiny in exhibition of work by biological photography and imaging students.
Can a little loving kindness improve our mental health?

Can a little loving kindness improve our mental health?

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Research aims to discover if 'mindfulness' can improve the wellbeing and mental health of young people.
Study to discover babies' risk of becoming overweight

Study to discover babies' risk of becoming overweight

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A new computer programme, developed at The University of Nottingham, could enable health visitors to spot which babies are more likely to become overweight later in life.
Nottingham University Executive MBA graduates achieve highest global salary increases

Nottingham University Executive MBA graduates achieve highest global salary increases

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Business School rises up the Economist 2015 EMBA rankings globally.
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