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Whether it is ground breaking research, a new invention or a high profile science engagement activity, we want to hear about it. Our news-hub will share science-related stories which are taking place across the Glasgow city region. We want it to be a one-stop portal for science activities across Glasgow and the West of Scotland, so don’t hesitate to let us know of anything and everything you are involved with.

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Game-changing initiative to help trainee cancer surgeons unveiled

27/08/2019 News

Future kidney cancer surgeons could benefit from increased training opportunities as a result of an innovative research project undertaken by Lisa Ferrie, a Medical Visualisation and Human Anatomy Master’s student in the School of Visualisation and Simulation at the Glasgow School of Art.

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Glasgow-led arthritis research centre receives £2m funding

27/08/2019 News

A national centre researching inflammatory arthritis will receive continued funding of nearly £2 million over five years from Versus Arthritis.

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Cancer research institute to open to the public for a night

26/08/2019 News

The Beatson Institute open evening will give the public the chance hear about the very latest in cancer research in Glasgow, funded by Cancer Research UK.

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UWS launches Knowledge Transfer Partnerships Centre

26/08/2019 News

The University of the West of Scotland (UWS) has launched a dedicated Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTP) Centre following the success of its KTP programme; a first of its kind in Scotland.

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MoSSFest returns for 2019 with more science fun

26/08/2019 News

The Middle of Scotland Science festival (MoSSFest) is returning to Mugdock Country Park in October.

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Fraunhofer president honoured with Strathclyde Medal

26/08/2019 News

The president of Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, Europe’s leading application-oriented research organisation, has been presented with a University of Strathclyde medal.

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News

   

GCU named as UK leader in social mobility

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) has been recognised as a UK leader in championing social mobilit...

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New £16m centre for subsea development opens as world-first

A new £16 million centre for subsea development has opened in East Kilbride, positioning Scotland a...

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Blood test could help to accelerate brain cancer diagnosis

A blood test which could help to accelerate the diagnosis of brain cancer has been developed in rese...

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Blog

   

Grounds to create global change

To mark International Zero Waste Week Scott Kennedy, co-founder of Revive Eco and member of Industri...

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Learning to fuel the growth of a more sustainable world

Rachel Clark from the Industrial Biotechnology Innovation Centre (IBioIC) encourages students into s...

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Glasgow City Region – a new European City Region of Innovation

Glasgow City Region is emerging as a new European City Region of Innovation. Kevin Rush, Director of...

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Events

   

Planetarium Lates

After hour planetarium shows with breathtaking images of the cosmos & up-to-date astronomy news....

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Apollo 11

Documentary marking the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing with never-before-seen footage an...

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Science Lates: Fright Night

Halloween-themed adults-only night, which explores the science of blood and organ dissection. Fancy ...

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