Health and Life Sciences

Linking industry with public sector and academia, Glasgow BioCorridor has perfect conditions for the commercialisation of R&D.

Linking industry with public sector and academia, Glasgow BioCorridor has perfect conditions for the commercialisation of R&D. The new South Glasgow Hospitals Campus will be the largest critical care complex in the UK, with one of the largest bio-repositories in Europe. It will host the Stratified Medicine Scotland Innovation Centre.

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Water for ALL aims to improve safe water access in Africa

The project: Water for ALL is a project, led by Glasgow Caledonian University's Centre for Climate Justice, with the aim of improving access to clean water among vulnerable groups in Malawi and Zambia.

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Innovative interventions increase HIV testing rates

The project: Glasgow Caledonian University research to increase HIV testing in vulnerable populations.

The challenge: Access to and uptake of HIV testing has increased significantly over the past few years. However, those with the highest risk of infection need to test regularly. Researchers at ...

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The Science behind public protection – The Commonwealth Games and beyond

The project: Glasgow Scientific Services is a local authority public analyst laboratory, providing a scientific and advisory service to Glasgow City Council, a further 15 Scottish Local Authorities and the emergency services.

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Blurred Lines: Researchers have a clear view of the future of worldwide eye care

The project: A joint project between Glasgow University’s specialist Imaging Concepts Group and Optos’ technical research department to test the possibilities of increasing the field of view and quality of scanning laser ophthalmoscope images.

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Inter-professional Simulation Centre

The project: Inter-professional Simulation Centre

The challenge: They say practice makes perfect, but in the real world of health and social care you don’t get that luxury. Patient and client care needs to be right first time: it can be a matter ...

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The New South Glasgow Hospitals Campus

The project: The New South Glasgow Hospitals Campus

The challenge:  Building the New South Glasgow Hospitals Campus, one of the worlds most advanced centres of medicine, industry, Stratified Medicine, learning and training. ...

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News

   

Scientists discover novel viruses carried by the Scottish midge

Scotland’s biting midge population carries previously-unknown viruses, according to new research. ...

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Glasgow makes top six cities in European Capital of Innovation competition

Glasgow has been named as one of six finalists in the European Capital of Innovation competition, a ...

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Glasgow student helping to empower Africa’s young scientists

A University of Glasgow student is using maths and computing skills to train young scientists in Afr...

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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

   

Explorathon: Glasgow Skeptics -- Precision Medicine

Glasgow Skeptics present an exciting talk to discuss the medicinal developments in the field of rheu...

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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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International Space Station Flight Control

When astronauts call Earth, Andrea Boyd answers. Stationed at the European Astronaut Centre in Colog...

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