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Glasgow scientists pinpoint possible reasons for cross-species viral spread
Infectious disease emergence is often the result of a pathogen entering a new host species, as highlighted by COVID-19. However, most cross-species transmissions fail to establish in the newly- infected species.
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COVID-19: Glasgow’s Response and Recovery (October 2020)
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Glasgow City region has capitalised on opportunities arising from its strengths in research, innovation, and entrepreneurship to help tackle new societal challenges, and provide a platform to recover and re-build.
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Business support body to launch creative industries accelerator in Glasgow
Business support organisation Elevator is to expand its offering into a fourth Scottish city with the launch of a creative industries accelerator in Glasgow.
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New £1.1m study launched to investigate impact of bar and club opening hours on emergency services
Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) researchers will play a key role in a new £1.1 million study investigating the impact recent changes in bars and nightclub opening hours has on Scotland’s emergency services, crime levels and health.
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High blood pressure medication unlikely to increase risk of COVID-19
Fears that people with high blood pressure are more at risk from severe Covid-19 because it is easier for the virus to enter their cells and tissues have been laid to rest, thanks to research by an international team of scientists.
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Construction starts on the Medicines Manufacturing Innovation Centre
Construction has started on the Medicines Manufacturing Innovation Centre in Renfrewshire.
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Scotland’s recovery hinges on building a green workforce
As countries around the globe focus on delivering green recovery strategies, one of the key challenges to implementation is ensuring the workforce has the knowledge and skills to do so. We need a workforce with an overarching aim to protect the global environment to deliver a green economy.
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Glasgow declared a Global Green City
At an on-line awards ceremony for the UN-affiliated organisation, the Global Forum on Human Settlements (GFSH), Glasgow received the top prize of Global Green City for 2020.
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