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Medical News Today
Test that differentiates between bacterial, viral infections in developmentAn international team of scientists - led by researchers at Imperial College Lo
Test that differentiates between bacterial, viral infections in development
Medical News Today / Posted 51 minutes ago
An international team of scientists - led by researchers at Imperial College London - has discovered two genes that are switched on when a child has a bacterial infection. This revelation could allow the team to develop a rapid test for doctors'... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Exclusive: Rosberg on the media, Hamilton and living in the momentwe are and the way we think. Going back many years to the early part of your c
Exclusive: Rosberg on the media, Hamilton and living in the moment
ESPN.co.uk / Posted an hour ago
we are and the way we think. Going back many years to the early part of your career, you had a seat to go to university at Imperial College but you decided to race in GP2 instead. Do you remember what was going through your mind when you chose... Read more
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PhysOrg
Streamlining accelerated computing for industryturbine blades. In an effort to update computational fluid dynamics (CFD) for m
Streamlining accelerated computing for industry
PhysOrg / Posted 14 hours ago
turbine blades. In an effort to update computational fluid dynamics (CFD) for modern hardware platforms, a group of Imperial College researchers led by Peter Vincent have developed a versatile CFD application called PyFR. For its work, the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Human footprint surprisingly outpaced by population and economic growthNorthern British Columbia, The University of Queensland, WCS, James Cook Univer
Human footprint surprisingly outpaced by population and economic growth
PhysOrg / Posted 16 hours ago
Northern British Columbia, The University of Queensland, WCS, James Cook University, ETH Zurich, Donana Biological Station, Imperial College London, Columbia University and the City College of New York. More information: Oscar Venter et al, Sixteen... Read more
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Daily Mail
Revolutionary blood test aimed to diagnose sepsis and meningitiswith a tiny drop of blood pricked from the end of a finger. Within five years
Revolutionary blood test aimed to diagnose sepsis and meningitis
Daily Mail / Posted 16 hours ago
with a tiny drop of blood pricked from the end of a finger. Within five years a test could be available on the NHS, the Imperial College London team hopes, potentially saving hundreds of children’s lives. Such a test would help doctors rapidly... Read more
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Business Wire
Finalists Compete for Prestigious ACM Gordon Bell Prize in High Performance Computingand Tsinghua University (China) (abstract) “Towards Green Aviation with Python
Finalists Compete for Prestigious ACM Gordon Bell Prize in High Performance Computing
Business Wire / Posted 17 hours ago
and Tsinghua University (China) (abstract) “Towards Green Aviation with Python at Petascale,” by a research team from Imperial College London (England) (abstract) “Modeling Dilute Solutions Using First-Principles Molecular Dynamics: Computing... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Four iGEM undergraduate competition teams supported by BMG LabtechSales Manager at BMG LABTECH is happy to present the University of Freiburg wit
Four iGEM undergraduate competition teams supported by BMG Labtech
News-Medical-Net / Posted 18 hours ago
Sales Manager at BMG LABTECH is happy to present the University of Freiburg with a CLARIOstar microplate reader. The Imperial College in London constructed a project which could be from further importance for future iGEM teams, using the... Read more
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Daily Star
Gangs of 'super tough' rodents to stalk London's night tubethey struggle to cope with increased human activity. GETTYTIMID: Mice are usua
Gangs of 'super tough' rodents to stalk London's night tube
Daily Star / Posted 23 hours ago
they struggle to cope with increased human activity. GETTYTIMID: Mice are usually timid but may evolve to become tougher Imperial College London's scientists suggest that these super mice will have to adapt to survive in the new... Read more
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Rappler
Filipinos awarded with Chevening scholarships to study in the UK18 of the top 100 universities are in the UK: University of Cambridge, Universi
Filipinos awarded with Chevening scholarships to study in the UK
Rappler / Posted yesterday
18 of the top 100 universities are in the UK: University of Cambridge, University of Oxford, University College London, Imperial College London, King’s College London, The University of Edinburgh, The University of Manchester, London School of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
HRT triples the risk of breast cancer, longest ever study showshalved with around one in 10 eligible patients now using the drugs, approximate
HRT triples the risk of breast cancer, longest ever study shows
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
halved with around one in 10 eligible patients now using the drugs, approximately 150,000 women. More recently a review by Imperial College and a 10-year study by New York University found no evidence of a link, adding further to the confusion and... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
The melting of Antarctica was already really bad. It just got worsein East Antarctica as well," says Martin Siegert, a co-author of the study and
The melting of Antarctica was already really bad. It just got worse
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
in East Antarctica as well," says Martin Siegert, a co-author of the study and who is based at the Grantham Institute at Imperial College London. The Totten Glacier covers an area of 40 miles by 18 miles. It it is losing an amount of ice... Read more
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PhysOrg
Logged rainforests can be an 'ark' for mammals, extensive study showsuse are made at much more local scales, for example at the level of individual
Logged rainforests can be an 'ark' for mammals, extensive study shows
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
use are made at much more local scales, for example at the level of individual landowners. Now, in a detailed study led by Imperial College London that looked at mammal diversity across different small-scale landscapes in Borneo, researchers have... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Low selenium levels linked to liver cancer risk? An interview with Dr David Hughes7535745). His first research post in 1991-1992 was as a research assistant to
Low selenium levels linked to liver cancer risk? An interview with Dr David Hughes
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
7535745). His first research post in 1991-1992 was as a research assistant to Prof John Hardy at St Mary’s Medical School, Imperial College London, where the group discovered that mutations in the amyloid precursor protein gene (APP) gene can cause... Read more
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Psych Central
Combing Research for New List of Dementia Risk Factorsexercise and keeping cholesterol at healthy levels may lower risk. According t
Combing Research for New List of Dementia Risk Factors
Psych Central / Posted yesterday
exercise and keeping cholesterol at healthy levels may lower risk. According to Dr. Ruth Peters, a neuropsychologist from Imperial College London,”The evidence is increasingly suggesting that keeping a healthy blood circulation throughout the body... Read more
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Business Wire
Universal American Appoints Dr. Mohit Kaushal to Board of Directorsas a member of the Health IT task force. Dr. Kaushal holds a MBA from Stanford
Universal American Appoints Dr. Mohit Kaushal to Board of Directors
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
as a member of the Health IT task force. Dr. Kaushal holds a MBA from Stanford University and an MD with distinction from Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine in London, England. About Universal American Corp. Universal American... Read more
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express
North Korean defector was approached by British spies on golf course in WATFORDin double maths and computer science at school in Acton. He was due to begin s
North Korean defector was approached by British spies on golf course in WATFORD
express / Posted 3 days ago
in double maths and computer science at school in Acton. He was due to begin studies for a degree at London University’s Imperial College next month. His father, meanwhile, signed a latter of thanks he had previously began writing, which he... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Neuropsychologist pinpoints risk factors for dementiaare still urgently trying to find why the disease affects some but not others.
Neuropsychologist pinpoints risk factors for dementia
News-Medical-Net / Posted 4 days ago
are still urgently trying to find why the disease affects some but not others. Dr Ruth Peters, a neuropsychologist from Imperial College London, is one such scientist. Her research involves trying to pinpoint the risk factors for dementia. Dr... Read more
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International Business Times
The curious case of Google Maps in China: Why is it so inaccurate?and surveying and issued fines against everyone from Japanese and Korean academ
The curious case of Google Maps in China: Why is it so inaccurate?
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
and surveying and issued fines against everyone from Japanese and Korean academic researchers to UK geology students from Imperial College London and all the way up to massive conglomerates like Coca Cola. To that end, if you take your snazzy new... Read more
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The North Wales Chronicle
A-level results in Gwynedd and Anglesey: Roundwith A* in maths, further maths, and A’s in chemistry and physics. He is going
A-level results in Gwynedd and Anglesey: Round
The North Wales Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
with A* in maths, further maths, and A’s in chemistry and physics. He is going on to study aeronautical engineering at Imperial College. Another student who performed well was Alice Mayer from Llansadwrn, who got an A* in art, A Drama and B... Read more
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Daily Mail
Huge dataset of DNA gives clues about the causes of rare conditionson the genes that may underlie the patient’s condition. Dr Sunayna Best, an Ac
Huge dataset of DNA gives clues about the causes of rare conditions
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
on the genes that may underlie the patient’s condition. Dr Sunayna Best, an Academic Clinical Fellow in Paediatrics at Imperial College London, said: 'I'm studying primary ciliary dyskinesia (PCD) which is a disease that affects approximately... Read more
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Bolton News
Sleepless night was well worth it for top student Kishanmaths, physics and chemistry and an A in biology. In the autumn he will be hea
Sleepless night was well worth it for top student Kishan
Bolton News / Posted 5 days ago
maths, physics and chemistry and an A in biology. In the autumn he will be heading to the capital to study medicine at Imperial College, London. Kishan said he was delighted with his results but admitted the long wait to finally see how he had... Read more
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DMNews
Putting the Pedal to the Metal With Virtual Realityand the United Nations. He began his career at McKinsey & Company in London. Ga
Putting the Pedal to the Metal With Virtual Reality
DMNews / Posted 5 days ago
and the United Nations. He began his career at McKinsey & Company in London. Gaurav has an MBA from Harvard Business School and finished at the top of his engineering class at Imperial College London as an undergrad. He lives in New... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Have a quick look through Thursday's top storiesinclude data on smoking, obesity, diet and alcohol consumption. Leighton Park
Have a quick look through Thursday's top stories
Reading Evening Post / Posted 5 days ago
include data on smoking, obesity, diet and alcohol consumption. Leighton Park - Ben Cobley (A*AAA and EPQ grade A) off to Imperial College, London to read engineering, pictured with Head, Nigel Williams, and Head of Art, Mark Wood Schools across... Read more
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Newham Recorder
Principal ‘extremely delighted’ as East Ham school repeats successabout clearing.” That was not necessary for the 18-year-old, who lives in Tudo
Principal ‘extremely delighted’ as East Ham school repeats success
Newham Recorder / Posted 5 days ago
about clearing.” That was not necessary for the 18-year-old, who lives in Tudor Road in Upton Park, as his first choice of Imperial College London accepted him to study maths. “My parents will be very happy because I’m the first to go to... Read more
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Daily Mail
N. Korea defector was 'sick and tired' of Kim Jong-unnoted reports that one of Thae's sons had already graduated from university, wh
N. Korea defector was 'sick and tired' of Kim Jong-un
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
noted reports that one of Thae's sons had already graduated from university, while another was due to take up a place at Imperial College London. 'That's unusual, because diplomats' children are normally called back to the North after they... Read more
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Banbury Guardian
Banburyshire’s independent schools celebrate A Level successesfour A* grades in mathematics, further mathematics, physics and Chinese and an
Banburyshire’s independent schools celebrate A Level successes
Banbury Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
four A* grades in mathematics, further mathematics, physics and Chinese and an A in economics. Claire will now be going to Imperial College London to study Mathematics. Also of note was the achievements of Salome Khvistani who earned an A*, four A... Read more
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Times of Malta
Battling the bulge - Malta has the worst obesity rate in the EUin Malta as being the most obese and overweight in more than 40 countries. Als
Battling the bulge - Malta has the worst obesity rate in the EU
Times of Malta / Posted 5 days ago
in Malta as being the most obese and overweight in more than 40 countries. Also, a recent study by researchers at the Imperial College of London found that Malta will be the second most obese country in Europe by 2025, with 34 per cent of the... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Students at Gorleston sixth form college receive A-level resultsthe wait was over for 18-year-old Ray Wang, who got an A*, two As and a B, secu
Students at Gorleston sixth form college receive A-level results
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 5 days ago
the wait was over for 18-year-old Ray Wang, who got an A*, two As and a B, securing him a place to study medicine at Imperial College, London. Mr Wang said: “Up until today I hadn’t entertained the thought [of going to Imperial]. I’m a big... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
North Korea defector among trusted elitenoted reports that one of Thae's sons had already graduated from university, wh
North Korea defector among trusted elite
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
noted reports that one of Thae's sons had already graduated from university, while another was due to take up a place at Imperial College London. "That's unusual, because diplomats' children are normally called back to the North after they... Read more
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Spalding Today
High-flying students of Spalding High School get super A-Level successthe best of luck with their future endeavours.” Amy is taking a Masters degree
High-flying students of Spalding High School get super A-Level success
Spalding Today / Posted 5 days ago
the best of luck with their future endeavours.” Amy is taking a Masters degree in Materials Science and Engineering at Imperial College London. Christie Neaverson (18), of Tydd St Giles, came away with an A in Food Technology and a B in both... Read more
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Express and Star
A-level results day 2016: Black Country and Staffordshire round-up « Express & StarSchool Wolverhampton 19 percent of grades attained were A*s or As. Head Boy Ba
A-level results day 2016: Black Country and Staffordshire round-up « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 5 days ago
School Wolverhampton 19 percent of grades attained were A*s or As. Head Boy Bartosz Szyszka will be studying medicine at Imperial College thanks to his three A*s in biology, chemistry, and Polish, one A in mathematics, and an A in AS... Read more
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The Welwyn & Hatfield Times
Level results 2016: Stanborough Schooltwo A and two A* grades, said: “It is exactly what I hoped for.” He will take
Level results 2016: Stanborough School
The Welwyn & Hatfield Times / Posted 5 days ago
two A and two A* grades, said: “It is exactly what I hoped for.” He will take a degree in maths and computer science at Imperial College, London. Jodie Phillips of Howlands, Welwyn Garden City, confessed slight disappointment, although her... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Study explores how LSD can affect speech and languageand the environment, as might occur in certain psychiatric illnesses. David Nut
Study explores how LSD can affect speech and language
News-Medical-Net / Posted 5 days ago
and the environment, as might occur in certain psychiatric illnesses. David Nutt, professor of Neuropsychopharmacology at Imperial College, leads a team of researchers who study how this psychedelic substance works in the brain. In this study,... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
North Korea deputy ambassador in UK defects to Southon July 22, according its website, around the same time Thae is believed to hav
North Korea deputy ambassador in UK defects to South
Bdnews24.com / Posted 5 days ago
on July 22, according its website, around the same time Thae is believed to have defected. The son, 19, has a place at Imperial College, London, to study maths and computer science, according to one of his school friends cited by the Guardian... Read more
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walesonline
A Level results 2016: How Cardiff's secondary schools have faredperformances included: Cameron Harvey, who achieved three A*s and two As and w
A Level results 2016: How Cardiff's secondary schools have fared
walesonline / Posted 5 days ago
performances included: Cameron Harvey, who achieved three A*s and two As and will read aeronautical engineering at Imperial College, London; Lucy Wilkinson, who achieved an A* and three As and will study history at Cardiff University;... Read more
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PhysOrg
Wildlife in hedgerows suffers when next to roads or pavementsreleased earlier this month as a part of a review of the Open Air Laboratories
Wildlife in hedgerows suffers when next to roads or pavements
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
released earlier this month as a part of a review of the Open Air Laboratories (OPAL) citizen science project, hosted by Imperial College London. A total of five papers were published in the open-access journal BMC Ecology. The results of a... Read more
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Weston Mercury
A-level results: King Alfred School celebrate 100% pass rateAlfred have secured university places such as Oxford, Exeter, Kent, Sheffield,
A-level results: King Alfred School celebrate 100% pass rate
Weston Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
Alfred have secured university places such as Oxford, Exeter, Kent, Sheffield, Leeds, Sussex, Cardiff, Southampton, UCL and Imperial College, London. For more pictures and reaction from the school and students, pick up a copy of Thursday’s Mer... Read more
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Psych Central
New App Tracks How Mood Influences Activityin the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, and was carried
New App Tracks How Mood Influences Activity
Psych Central / Posted 5 days ago
in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, and was carried out in collaboration with researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), the Imperial College in London and Stanford University. Related... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Bideford College students celebrate A Level resultsO’Gara with two A*s, and Libbie Willis, who gained straight As in Biology, Chem
Bideford College students celebrate A Level results
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 5 days ago
O’Gara with two A*s, and Libbie Willis, who gained straight As in Biology, Chemistry and Maths. Libbie, who got into Imperial College to study medicine, said: “I was really nervous but I am so relieved now.” Principal Lyndsey Kane said:... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
N. Korea defector among trusted elitenoted reports that one of Thae's sons had already graduated from university, wh
N. Korea defector among trusted elite
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
noted reports that one of Thae's sons had already graduated from university, while another was due to take up a place at Imperial College London. "That's unusual, because diplomats' children are normally called back to the North after they... Read more
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Weston Mercury
A-level results: King Alfred School celebrate 100 per cent pass rateAlfred have secured university places such as Oxford, Exeter, Kent, Sheffield,
A-level results: King Alfred School celebrate 100 per cent pass rate
Weston Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
Alfred have secured university places such as Oxford, Exeter, Kent, Sheffield, Leeds, Sussex, Cardiff, Southampton, UCL and Imperial College, London. For more pictures and reaction from the school and students, pick up a copy of Thursday’s Mer... Read more
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Shropshire Star
A-level results day: Shropshire round-up « Shropshire Starproud of our students who have gained places at prestigious Russell Group unive
A-level results day: Shropshire round-up « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 5 days ago
proud of our students who have gained places at prestigious Russell Group universities, including Durham, Warwick, Imperial College and Birmingham. There are also students gaining competitive apprenticeships at Cap Gemini and Jaguar Land... Read more
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iol.co.za
Will virtually nobody own cars in the future?of people - not just those who can afford luxury vehicles.” But Scott Le Vine,
Will virtually nobody own cars in the future?
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
of people - not just those who can afford luxury vehicles.” But Scott Le Vine, an expert in driving technologies from Imperial College London, says the future - while intriguing - isn't actually imminent. “The basic technologies for autonomous... Read more
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express
Dictator Kim Jong Un’s deputy ambassador to Britain defects to South KoreaUnification Ministry Mr Thae had been worried about the future of his family.
Dictator Kim Jong Un’s deputy ambassador to Britain defects to South Korea
express / Posted 6 days ago
Unification Ministry Mr Thae had been worried about the future of his family. One of his sons has obtained a place at Imperial College, London, to study maths and computer science. Mr Jeong said: “Thae is saying his distaste for the Kim Jong... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Which are the Russell Groups Universities?Russell Group was formed in 1994 by 17 British research universities – Birmingh
Which are the Russell Groups Universities?
Manchester Evening News / Posted 6 days ago
Russell Group was formed in 1994 by 17 British research universities – Birmingham, Bristol, Cambridge, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Imperial College London, Leeds, Liverpool, London School of Economics, Manchester, Newcastle, Nottingham, Oxford, Sheffield,... Read more
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express
Government crackdown on childhood obesity may not go far enough, campaigners warnthe 9pm and an end to display of unhealthy foods at checkouts. Professor Majid
Government crackdown on childhood obesity may not go far enough, campaigners warn
express / Posted 6 days ago
the 9pm and an end to display of unhealthy foods at checkouts. Professor Majid Ezzati, from the School of Public Health at Imperial College, London, said: “This epidemic of severe obesity is too extensive to be tackled with medications such as... Read more
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New Kerala
New imaging platform tracks cancer progression - newkerala.com #106350New York, Aug 17 : A new rapid fluorescent 3-D imaging system developed by UCL
New imaging platform tracks cancer progression - newkerala.com #106350
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
New York, Aug 17 : A new rapid fluorescent 3-D imaging system developed by UCL and Imperial College London scientists offers a non-invasive approach to accurately monitor tumour development in adult zebrafish. Animal testing is an essential step in... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Planning to do an MBA? Prep up with this MOOCImperial College Business School, part of Imperial College, London, ranked amon
Planning to do an MBA? Prep up with this MOOC
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 days ago
Imperial College Business School, part of Imperial College, London, ranked among the top 10 institutions globally, is offering a series of massive online and open courses (MOOCs) titled Essentials for MBA Success. The four-part series will cover... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Trauma Innovation unites healthcare professionals across Europe to discuss future of patient careof firearms and the associated wounding mechanisms. Focusing on providing care
Trauma Innovation unites healthcare professionals across Europe to discuss future of patient care
News-Medical-Net / Posted 6 days ago
of firearms and the associated wounding mechanisms. Focusing on providing care to victims of explosions, experts from Imperial College will discuss the physics of blast waves and the challenges that pelvic and spinal injuries present.... Read more
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