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Computer Science - Agronomy / Food Science - 05.10.2021
Using data science to combat poverty
Using data science to combat poverty
In January 2021, Empa and BASE (Basel Agency for Sustainable Energy) were among the winners of the prestigious Inclusive Growth and Recovery Challenge by data.org, a platform for partnerships committed to build the field of data science for social impact.

Social Sciences - Pedagogy - 05.10.2021
Duchess of Cambridge visits UCL to discuss landmark early years study
Duchess of Cambridge visits UCL to discuss landmark early years study
Early years researchers leading a new landmark birth study, Children of the 2020s*, today welcomed Her Royal Highness, The Duchess of Cambridge to UCL.

Economics / Business - Computer Science - 05.10.2021
Team Builds Tools, Innovations to Support Federal Investment
Carnegie Mellon University Carnegie Mellon University hosted Ambassador Katherine Tai , United States trade representative, in a roundtable discussion on the data and analytic tools necessary to supp

Health - Campus - 05.10.2021
COVID-19: Coughing without masks, distancing alone is not enough
To prevent the spread of COVID-19 indoors, the two metres physical distancing guideline is not enough without masks, according to researchers from Quebec, Illinois, and Texas.

Health - Life Sciences - 05.10.2021
Sleep disorder linked to neurodegeneration is focus of $35 million USD grant
International team seeks hidden signs of brain damage in REM behavior disorder People with rapid eye movement (REM) sleep behavior disorder act out their dreams.

Health - Campus - 05.10.2021
COVID-19: Without masks, two metres distancing is not enough
To prevent the spread of COVID-19 indoors, the two metres physical distancing guideline is not enough without masks, according to researchers from Quebec, Illinois, and Texas.

Chemistry - 05.10.2021
Manganese makes its mark in drug synthesis
Manganese makes its mark in drug synthesis
Rice lab finds common metal more efficient at catalyzing pharma building blocks Just because you've solved a standing chemistry challenge doesn't mean you can't make it better.

Health - Life Sciences - 05.10.2021
A high-risk, high-reward approach to ALS
Multidisciplinary group of U-M researchers will investigate environmental exposures, chosen as one of the first projects in a new NIH amyotrophic lateral sclerosis initiative.

Physics - 05.10.2021
Nuclear nonproliferation: $1.9M to improve detection of weapons-grade material
Nuclear nonproliferation: $1.9M to improve detection of weapons-grade material
Untangling the signatures of smuggled nuclear materials from the radiation background created by shooting neutrons at suspected cargo is the task of U-M research team Using neutrons to probe shipping

Health - Pharmacology - 05.10.2021
Black COVID patients: Less medical follow-up, longer return-to-work delays, more hospital readmissions
Black COVID patients: Less medical follow-up, longer return-to-work delays, more hospital readmissions
African American COVID-19 patients had the least physician follow-up and the longest delays in returning to work, a University of Michigan study found.

Health - Life Sciences - 05.10.2021
UW joins USAID's $125M project to detect emerging viruses with pandemic potential
UW joins USAID’s $125M project to detect emerging viruses with pandemic potential
To better identify and prevent future pandemics, the University of Washington has become a partner in a five-year global, collaborative agreement with the U.S. Agency for International Development.

Economics / Business - 04.10.2021

Health - Law - 04.10.2021
Has COVID 19 undermined the rule of law? New research examines actions in the Western Balkans
The coronavirus pandemic has presented populist governments with a unique opportunity to implement authoritarian measures and to limit public scrutiny of their decisions and policies, argues Dr Andi

Health - Life Sciences - 04.10.2021
Wearable brain scanner to facilitate testing for children with epilepsy
A wearable brain scanner, co-developed by UCL researchers, is now being used in a specialist clinic for children with epilepsy.

Astronomy / Space Science - Event - 04.10.2021

Health - Life Sciences - 04.10.2021
Cancer in children with Fanconi anaemia and ataxia telangiectatica
Cancer in children with Fanconi anaemia and ataxia telangiectatica
Nationwide study with data from 50 years determines cancer risk of affected children Fanconi anaemia (FA) and ataxia teleangiectatica (AT) belong to the so-called cancer predisposition syndromes.

Linguistics / Literature - 04.10.2021

Environment - Politics - 04.10.2021

Paleontology - Environment - 04.10.2021
New 'lost relative' of Triceratops found in New Mexico
New ’lost relative’ of Triceratops found in New Mexico
The skeleton fragments of a new horned dinosaur, Sierraceratops turneri, have been discovered in North America.

Campus - Economics / Business - 04.10.2021

Campus - Event - 02.10.2021

Campus - Agronomy / Food Science - 01.10.2021

Health - Campus - 01.10.2021

Pharmacology - Health - 01.10.2021
Individualised immunosuppression improves prognosis for liver transplant patients
Individualised immunosuppression improves prognosis for liver transplant patients
Regular biopsies lead to less immunosuppression and fewer side effects Stand: 01.10.2021 After a liver transplant, patients have to take immune-suppressing drugs for the rest of their lives.

Environment - Economics / Business - 01.10.2021
Three major UK utility providers form new partnership with the National Digital Twin programme in critical step toward resilient infrastructure
The National Digital Twin programme (NDTp) is pleased to announce a first of its kind collaboration agreement with three major UK utility providers; Anglian Water, BT and UK Power Networks to work together on a Climate Resilience Demonstrator (CReDo).

Architecture - 01.10.2021
Barcelona has the world’s first tiger mosquito prediction map
It is a digital map, unique in the world and developed as part of the #MosquitoAlertBCN project, which reports in real time and on a 20-meter scale the likelihood of a mosquito and a person meeting or interacting that day.