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Molecular breakthrough could halt the spread of prostate cancer

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Research involving Nottingham academics has shown that a signal protein that plays a crucial role in controlling the growth of blood vessels could be used to suppress tumours in prostate cancer.
Date:
11/11/2014

Prison and probation risk assessment tool is not effective in judging re offending

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A psychological risk assessment tool used by prisons and the probation service (NOMS) is not effective when evaluating the future risk of convicted male sex offenders.
Date:
06/11/2014

School of Medicine receives Athena SWAN Bronze award

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The School of Medicine, formed in August 2013, is pleased to announce that it has been awarded the Athena SWAN Bronze Award. This recognises the school's commitment to supporting women and advancing their careers in the school.
Date:
06/11/2014

Respiratory Genetics 2014 Conference Report

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Respiratory Genetics 2014, held in Nottingham and supported by the British Association for Lung Research, was a hugely successful meeting attracting delegates from all over the world.
Date:
05/11/2014

Research could offer new hope for patients with cardiovascular disease

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New research has shown a protein that controls the growth of new blood vessels could potentially reduce the effects of cardiovascular disease in patients' legs, including risks of leg ulcers, gangrene, and amputation.
Date:
03/11/2014

New research centre to focus on the function of the human mind

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The Centre for Translational Neuroimaging for Mental Health aims to translate the wealth of new information about the function of the human mind and brain obtained from neuroimaging into clinically relevant applications.
Date:
30/10/2014

New research calls for more action to prevent childhood injuries

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Young children from socially-deprived households are still most at risk from injuries in the home and more targeted accident prevention is urgently needed, a new study has found.
Date:
28/10/2014

£9m for MRI in Nottingham to revolutionise research into disease

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The Government has announced it will be investing £7.7m in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanning equipment at The University of Nottingham.
Date:
23/10/2014
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