October 2014

   
   

Synthetic Biology Research Centre creates new jobs

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The University of Nottingham is looking for 23 talented scientists to work at its new Synthetic Biology Research Centre.
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New research centre to focus on the function of the human mind

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Centre to explore use of neuroimaging to enhance clinical practice in mental healthcare.
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A lifetime in chemistry

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An event to mark the centenary of one of The University of Nottingham's longest serving chemistry professors will include all the elements for a perfect birthday celebration.
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University signs Shanghai agreement for carbon capture research

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The University of Nottingham has signed an agreement with the Shanghai Advanced Research Institute (SARI) to undertake groundbreaking research into carbon capture.
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Pumpkins can ward off more than evil spirits

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Pumpkin possess medicinal properties that could help in the treatment of diabetes.
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Investing in the sports stars of tomorrow

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The University of Nottingham has announced plans to invest £40m for a new sports complex at its University Park campus. Full story below…
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Nottingham Pro-Vice-Chancellor awarded honorary citizenship of Ningbo

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Professor Hai-Sui Yu, Pro-Vice-Chancellor at the University, has been awarded the honorary citizenship of Ningbo in recognition of his outstanding contribution towards the development of the city.
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New research calls for more action to prevent childhood injuries

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New study shows children from socially deprived households most at risk of burns, fractures and poisonings.
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Digging deep to reach for the STARS

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Helping to train the next generation of soil scientists.
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£9m for MRI in Nottingham to revolutionise research into disease

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A £9m investment in magnetic resonance imaging to revolutionise research into disease.
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Business schools in Nottingham launch government-backed growth voucher initiative for small businesses

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Nottingham Business School and Nottingham University Business School have teamed up with the Government's Growth Voucher programme to help businesses access and pay for the advice they need to grow.
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Nottingham Lakeside welcomes Ensemble 360

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Nottingham Lakeside Arts and The University of Nottingham Music Department are delighted to announce Ensemble 360 as its newest Ensemble-in-Residence.
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Clinical trial could change standard treatment for stroke

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A large international clinical trial has shed new light on the effectiveness of current hospital protocols for managing blood pressure in stroke patients.
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Flexibility in disease outbreak management could save lives and money

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Epidemiologists from the UK and the USA have proposed a new approach for responding to and managing disease outbreaks.
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Seven time Oscar winner launches Nottingham Screen Partnership at University

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Seven time Oscar winner launches Nottingham Screen Partnership at University
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Nottingham feels the vibe

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Afrovibes UK swings into Nottingham from 26th October with an excellent programme of four outstanding shows at Nottingham Lakeside Arts, Nottingham Playhouse, New Art Exchange and the Theatre Royal.
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Physicists warning to nail beauty fans applies to animals too

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Research into nail growth will improve our understanding of disease in the hooves of farm animals and horses.
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Businesses invited to join the new knowledge revolution at KTP Week

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National KTP Week aims to help businesses join the new knowledge revolution
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New course to create next generation Geoscientists

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University and British Geological Survey deliver new degree in Environmental Geoscience.
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A life story told in wood and song

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University scientists team up with master craftsman to create world's first interactive acoustic guitar.
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Oxfam boss to ask 'Is there enough for all of us?' at open lecture

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Dame Barbara Stocking led major humanitarian responses for 12 years as leader of the global charity.
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Venturefest East Midlands set to spark local innovation

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Entrepreneurs, investors and innovators are invited to a unique business showcase and networking event for innovators, investors and entrepreneurs which matches "capital with creativity".
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Nottingham wins international trade award for transformation into a 'global player'

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University wins international trade award for its transformation into a 'global player'
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World Mental Health Day — Nottingham researchers involved in major national bipolar disorder study

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A major national study involving Nottingham researchers is aiming to increase understanding of the mental illness Bipolar Disorder (BPD) and spearhead new approaches to helping patients to more effectively manage their own condition.
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Nottingham MBA rises up The Economist top 100 ranking

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Business School's MBA is now placed 70th globally and is in the UK top ten of full-time courses.
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New full scholarship scheme for outstanding African students

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Fully-funded postgraduate study opportunities for students from Angola, Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria and Uganda.
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Nottingham breaks research funding record

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The University of Nottingham has secured a record-breaking £181m worth of new grants to fund its pioneering research in the last year.
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Lizards in the Caribbean - how geography affects animal evolution

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Nottingham and Harvard researchers create new model for study of animal size changes across temperature gradients.
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Veterinary and Animal courses are top of the league

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Two Nottingham courses have been named number one in the UK in the latest national league tables.
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Nottingham chemists design new high pressure reactor

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Experts at The University of Nottingham have designed a new pressure reactor which has led to improvements in applied materials research – and particularly in healthcare.
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Nottingham leads £12.5 million partnership to train scientists for the next industrial revolution

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The University of Nottingham has been awarded £12.5 million to train the generation of scientists to lead the next industrial revolution in the biosciences.
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New discovery in the microbiology of serious human disease

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Previously undiscovered secrets of how human cells interact with a bacterium which causes a serious human disease have been revealed in new research by microbiologists at The University of Nottingham.
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Nottingham Pro-Vice-Chancellor wins top international research award

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Professor Hai-Sui Yu has been presented with a prestigious award in Japan by the International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics (IACMAG) for his research work in geomechanics.
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Medical discovery first step on path to new painkillers

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A major medical discovery by scientists at The University of Nottingham could lead to the development of an entirely new type of painkiller.
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