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Royal Society appoints Bradford researcher to University Research Fellowship

Published: 12 October 2016

The Royal Society has announced the appointment of a University of Bradford researcher as a University Research Fellow (URF).

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Blocking Ran protein reverses resistance of lung and breast cancers

Blocking Ran protein reverses resistance of lung and breast cancers

Published: 7 October 2016

Researchers at the University of Bradford have discovered a way to prevent chemotherapy resistance in lung cancer by blocking a protein found in cancer cells.

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University wins Award for Electronic Frailty Index

University wins Award for Electronic Frailty Index

Published: 7 October 2016

Faculty of Health Wins joint EHI award for Electronic Frailty Index.

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Your pictures can do more than preserve the memory of world heritage

Your pictures can do more than preserve the memory of world heritage

Published: 12 September 2016

Archaeologists from the UK are calling on members of the public to help them preserve the legacy of some of the world's most important monuments and historic sites, including those most at risk in Syria and Libya.

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Excavations begin at Bronze Age underwater village

Excavations begin at Bronze Age underwater village

Published: 5 September 2016

The first underwater excavation of an important World Heritage Site is to go ahead as part of a new research project. An international team, led by the University of Bradford, hopes to uncover the secrets of the mysterious Bronze Age settlement at Lake Viverone, one of the most vibrant trading centres for bronze artefacts in Northern Italy.

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Bradford hosts world's first Technology Universities Congress

Bradford hosts world's first Technology Universities Congress

Published: 22 July 2016

The University of Bradford is to host the first World Technology Universities Congress aimed at creating a global partnership between education, business, governments and development organisations.

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Funding for Born in Bradford

Published: 7 July 2016

A landmark project tracking the lives of nearly 14,000 babies born in Bradford has secured a £3 million boost to extend its research.

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Bradford plays host to prestigious archaeology conference

Published: 13 June 2016

The University of Bradford is hosting the Wetland Archaeology Research project (WARP) 30th anniversary meeting.

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Bradford Tooth Fairy takes part in Soapbox Science 2016

Bradford Tooth Fairy takes part in Soapbox Science 2016

Published: 13 June 2016

Dr Julia Beaumont from the University of Bradford will be dressing up as the Bradford Tooth Fairy when she takes part in Soapbox Science in Newcastle on Saturday 18th June.

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Bradford Pathology receives funding to develop China-UK remote digital pathology system

Published: 13 June 2016

Bradford Pathology received Guangzhou District Government Funding to develop China-UK remote digital pathology system.

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Charity funding boost helps Bradford scientists focus in on Alzheimers

Published: 13 June 2016

Researchers at the University of Bradford are now able to buy a state-of-the-art imaging system to study nerve cells in real time thanks to a £27k funding award from the UK's leading dementia research charity, Alzheimer's Research UK.

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Pioneering research into wound healing continues thanks to Bradford community appeal

Pioneering research into wound healing continues thanks to Bradford community appeal

Published: 18 May 2016

The positive legacy of the Bradford Fire will live on as the Plastic Surgery and Burns Research Unit celebrate reaching its momentous £300,000 fundraising target.

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Health Management expert shines spotlight on gender inequality in nursing

Health Management expert shines spotlight on gender inequality in nursing

Published: 6 May 2016

A health management expert from the University of Bradford, alongside renowned co-authors, has explored the issue of equal opportunities in nursing for women with young children.

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An Open Day with the University of Bradford - Stronger Connections Count

An Open Day with the University of Bradford - Stronger Connections Count

Published: 27 April 2016

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University and iGene collaborate to bring digital autopsy research to students

University and iGene collaborate to bring digital autopsy research to students

Published: 4 May 2016

The University of Bradford has announced a partnership with leading advanced medical visualisation company iGene to develop a digital autopsy research and teaching capability unique among UK universities.

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Improving Polymer Processing Techniques

Improving Polymer Processing Techniques

Published: 18 May 2016

How a KTP project with CRP Ltd resulted in polymer processing techniques that improved the company's product flow and ensured the parts created passed product testing standards.

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Headdress reconstruction throws light on hunter-gatherer rituals

Published: 18 May 2016

A research team led by archaeologists at the University of York used traditional techniques to create replicas of ritual headdresses made by hunter-gatherers 11,000 years ago in North Western Europe.

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Improving the quality of dementia care in hospital

Improving the quality of dementia care in hospital

Published: 7 Mar 2016

Courtney Shaw, Doctoral Research Student, explains how communication between care partners can improve the quality of dementia care in hospital.

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Bradford launches next generation of dementia research leaders

Published: 17 March 2016

The University of Bradford is welcoming health and social care professionals to help celebrate the launch of its Doctoral Training Centre (DTC).

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Story of Doggerland, Europe's lost world

Story of Doggerland, Europe's lost world

Published: 17 March 2016

Global warming, rising tides, a major gulf developing between Britain and Europe! That is so 10,000 years ago.

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Researchers are calling for volunteers to help develop a test for colour blindness

Published: 17 March 2016

Colour vision is a crucial part of our everyday lives. As humans, we are able to determine a wide range of colours.

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Cambridgeshire find revolutionises our understanding of Bronze Age life and ritual in the east of England

Cambridgeshire find revolutionises our understanding of Bronze Age life and ritual in the east of England

Published: 17 March 2016

Ben Jennings reacts to BBC article on findings at Must Farm quarry.

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Bradford online MBA tops 2016 Financial Times world rankings for increasing salary

Published: 17 March 2016

For the second year running the Bradford School of Management Distance Learning MBA has been ranked the world's number one for increasing salary in the 2016 Financial Times Online MBA global rankings.

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