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Doctor 'sat nav' project to improve patient care

Doctor 'sat nav' project to improve patient care

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Out-of-hours hospital doctors are being tracked using the latest technology in a bid to help them become more efficient and improve patient care.
Research uncovers key difference between our bodies' fight against viruses and bacteria

Research uncovers key difference between our bodies' fight against viruses and bacteria

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Scientists at The University of Nottingham have discovered a key difference in the biological mechanisms by which the immune system responds to viral and bacterial pathogens.
Towards safe and sustainable cooking in Sub-Saharan Africa

Towards safe and sustainable cooking in Sub-Saharan Africa

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University team wins large grant to investigate poor clean cookstove uptake in parts of Africa.
New imaging technique signals a breakthrough in the treatment of IBS

New imaging technique signals a breakthrough in the treatment of IBS

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Scientists at The University of Nottingham are leading the world in exploiting MRI technology to assist in the treatment and diagnosis of Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), a condition that causes serious inconvenience and discomfort to sufferers.
Drugs related to cannabis have pain-relieving potential for osteoarthritis

Drugs related to cannabis have pain-relieving potential for osteoarthritis

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Compounds similar to those found in cannabis could help to reduce osteoarthritis pain.
Smoothing the way to a healthy glow?

Smoothing the way to a healthy glow?

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A group of students are enjoying a specially designed fruit smoothie a day to discover whether it can improve their appearance and make them feel healthier.
Is silk the right road for eczema treatment?

Is silk the right road for eczema treatment?

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Three hundred volunteers needed to establish whether or not specialist silk clothing really does help in the treatment of eczema.
New study to ensure justice for life prisoners across globe

New study to ensure justice for life prisoners across globe

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In the first study of its kind researchers are to examine life imprisonment on an international scale.
The nation's hearing – has it all gone a bit Pete Tong?

The nation's hearing – has it all gone a bit Pete Tong?

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Researchers launch online study to investigate the potential link between loud music and hearing loss.
Exploiting sustainable sources of chemicals and energy

Exploiting sustainable sources of chemicals and energy

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The search for chemicals and energy which will safeguard the environment.
Broadway Nottingham event to showcase Creative Economy research

Broadway Nottingham event to showcase Creative Economy research

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New ways of bringing cultural archives into the digital age will be revealed at an unusual event at Broadway Cinema in Nottingham this week.
Assessing the impact of climate change on a global scale

Assessing the impact of climate change on a global scale

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International study assesses how climate change might influence global drought, water scarcity and river flooding in the future.
Shedding new light on leaf formation

Shedding new light on leaf formation

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A research project studying the biology of plants has shed new light on the mechanisms that control the placement and arrangement of leaves.
James Bond's drink problem

James Bond's drink problem

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James Bond's alcohol consumption may explain why he prefers his martinis "shaken, not stirred".
University provides a glimpse into the future of aerospace innovation

University provides a glimpse into the future of aerospace innovation

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Institute of Aerospace Technology event showcases University's aerospace innovations and explores challenges and opportunities for the future.
Leaders from universities and businesses in China and the UK explore opportunities to collaborate and innovate

Leaders from universities and businesses in China and the UK explore opportunities to collaborate and innovate

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Chinese university leaders joined with UK counterparts in Nottingham to explore ways of working together to develop and commercialise innovative new ideas.
New gene discovery sheds more light on Alzheimer's risk

New gene discovery sheds more light on Alzheimer's risk

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A research team from The University of Nottingham has helped uncover a second rare genetic mutation which strongly increases the risk of Alzheimer's disease in later life.
Researchers uncover mechanism controlling Tourette Syndrome tics

Researchers uncover mechanism controlling Tourette Syndrome tics

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A mechanism in the brain which controls tics in children with Tourette Syndrome (TS) has been discovered by scientists at The University of Nottingham.
The garden microbe with a sense of touch

The garden microbe with a sense of touch

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A common soil dwelling bacterium appears to possess a sense of touch, researchers have shown.
Prestigious endorsement for Nottingham University Business School's postgraduate programme for banking and finance

Prestigious endorsement for Nottingham University Business School's postgraduate programme for banking and finance

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A postgraduate degree course at Nottingham University Business School aimed at producing the next generation of financial business leaders has attracted a prestigious endorsement of its quality.
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