Medicine and life sciences

Life Sciences - Jan 17
Life Sciences
Scientists at EPFL have published two papers showing how genetics affects the ability of different individuals to fight off gut infections. ?he ability of the immune system to fight off bacterial, viral and other invading agents in the gut differs between individuals. However, the biological mechanism by which this happens is not well understood, but at least part of this difference may be explained by genetic factors.
Life Sciences - Jan 16
Life Sciences

Yale doctors have developed a way to create vascular grafts from stem cells that are as strong as the original blood vessels they would replace.

Social Sciences - Jan 16

A new review of previous studies into suicide worldwide has highlighted the effects of individual and environmental risk factors over a lifetime.

Pharmacology - Jan 16

A probiotic drink could become a promising new weapon in the battle against antibiotic resistant bacteria, after a team of scientists at the University of Birmingham engineered and patented a key genetic element that can tackle the genetic basis of resistance.

Pharmacology - Jan 16

Scientists at the University of Glasgow and Cancer Research UK Beatson Institute have tested close to 1000 existing medicines and discovered that a cheap drug commonly used to treat parasitic worm infection could be a game-changing treatment for prostate cancer.

Pharmacology - Jan 16
Pharmacology

Patients in GP surgeries in Bristol are being invited to take part in a large trial of low-dose amitriptyline for irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) lead by researchers from the universities of Bristol, Leeds and Southampton.

Health - Jan 15

Researchers have been awarded over £2.4 million to investigate the best technique to manage poor growth in babies during the later stages of pregnancy Fetal growth restriction (FGR) can lead to stillbirth, accounting for half of the cases of stillbirth in the UK.


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Postdoctoral position in blood engineering (scholarship) Karolinska Institute, Stockholm
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Postdoctoral positions to create ’foie gras’ in vitro from stem cells Katholieke Universiteit te Leuven (KU Leuven)
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