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Research signals new treatment hope for Alzheimer's and dementia

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Scientists from the University of Nottingham have discovered a treatment that could potentially help to slow down the progression of neurodegenerative conditions such as Alzheimer's disease.
Date:
23/03/2021

Two new research projects into motor neurone disease (MND)

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The new research studies will attempt to 'decode' protein signals in MND and develop our understanding of mental capacity in MND patients. The studies will be based in Nottingham and Edinburgh.
Date:
28/08/2020

Polymer-Harmful-Fungi

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Scientists from the University of Nottingham have developed a new way to control harmful fungi, without the need to use chemical bioactives like fungicides or antifungals.
Date:
08/06/2020

Faculty support for the fight against COVID-19

Faculty support for the fight against COVID-19
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How staff and students in the University's Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences are helping during the coronavirus crisis.
Date:
03/04/2020

Globalise your degree course

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Students can diversify their degree course by choosing a language module for credits. We offer 10 credit modules in Arabic, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin Chinese, Russian and Spanish. The levels range from Stage 1 (complete beginners) to Stage 6 (near native speaker competence). It is possible to improve existing skills or start a new language.
Date:
17/09/2019

Scientists solve mystery of a fish called Mary's 'virgin' birth

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How did a virgin fish become pregnant? Scientists have found the answer.
Date:
04/03/2019

Pink or brown? Humans struggle to identify snail shell shades

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How humans perceive colour - using snail shells as a guide.
Date:
04/03/2019

Two genomes can be better than one for evolutionary adaptation

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A story on the natural phenomena of plants with 'supergenomes', and how they can thrive in hostile environments.
Date:
04/03/2019

 

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