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Daily Mail
Was Tutankhamun's tomb built for a WOMAN?Egyptians and they did not know about the health implications for any offspring
Was Tutankhamun's tomb built for a WOMAN?
Daily Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
Egyptians and they did not know about the health implications for any offspring. Hutan Ashrafian, a lecturer in surgery at Imperial College London, said that several members of the family appeared to have suffered from ailments which can be... Read more
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Business Wire
Bicycle Therapeutics Strengthens Product Development Capabilities with Key Leadership Appointmentsclinic before completing a company trade sale to Swedish Orphan Biovitrum. Dr S
Bicycle Therapeutics Strengthens Product Development Capabilities with Key Leadership Appointments
Business Wire / Posted 3 hours ago
clinic before completing a company trade sale to Swedish Orphan Biovitrum. Dr Skynner received his PhD in Biochemistry from Imperial College. Dr Watt brings more than 30 years of experience in drug discovery and development to Bicycle Therapeutics.... Read more
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Harrow Times
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of C
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
Harrow Times / Posted 13 hours ago
30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and Political Science, 24 ::... Read more
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This is West Country
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of C
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
This is West Country / Posted 13 hours ago
30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and Political Science, 24 ::... Read more
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Gazette News
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of C
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
Gazette News / Posted 13 hours ago
30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and Political Science, 24 ::... Read more
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Bolton News
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of C
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
Bolton News / Posted 14 hours ago
30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and Political Science, 24 ::... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of C
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 14 hours ago
30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and Political Science, 24 ::... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of C
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 14 hours ago
30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and Political Science, 24 ::... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of C
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
Croydon Guardian / Posted 14 hours ago
30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and Political Science, 24 ::... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of C
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 14 hours ago
30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and Political Science, 24 ::... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of C
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 14 hours ago
30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and Political Science, 24 ::... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of C
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 14 hours ago
30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and Political Science, 24 ::... Read more
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Northern Echo
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of C
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
Northern Echo / Posted 14 hours ago
30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and Political Science, 24 ::... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of C
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 14 hours ago
30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and Political Science, 24 ::... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of C
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
Kingston Guardian / Posted 14 hours ago
30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and Political Science, 24 ::... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of C
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
Oxford Mail / Posted 14 hours ago
30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and Political Science, 24 ::... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of C
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
Streatham Guardian / Posted 14 hours ago
30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and Political Science, 24 ::... Read more
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Bury Times
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of C
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
Bury Times / Posted 14 hours ago
30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and Political Science, 24 ::... Read more
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Gazette
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of C
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
Gazette / Posted 14 hours ago
30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and Political Science, 24 ::... Read more
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guardian-series
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of C
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
guardian-series / Posted 14 hours ago
30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and Political Science, 24 ::... Read more
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metro
British universities slip in world rankings despite being most expensive on the planetUniversity of Bristol and Durham University are no longer in the top 100. Univ
British universities slip in world rankings despite being most expensive on the planet
metro / Posted 16 hours ago
University of Bristol and Durham University are no longer in the top 100. University of Cambridge, 4University of Oxford, 5Imperial College London, 15University College London, 20London School of Economics and Political Science, 24University of... Read more
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Scotsman
Edinburgh only Scottish university to make world’s top 100top 30.” Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: • University o
Edinburgh only Scottish university to make world’s top 100
Scotsman / Posted 17 hours ago
top 30.” Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: • University of Cambridge, 4 • University of Oxford, 5 • Imperial College London, 15 • University College London, 20 • London School of Economics and Political Science, 24 •... Read more
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Daily Mail
'Secret' of HOW ketamine eases depression is unlocked by scientiststo treat depression. Dr James Stone, clinical senior lecturer at King's Colleg
'Secret' of HOW ketamine eases depression is unlocked by scientists
Daily Mail / Posted 19 hours ago
to treat depression. Dr James Stone, clinical senior lecturer at King's College London, and honorary senior lecturer at Imperial College London, hailed the findings as 'exciting'. He said the study 'raises the possibility' that new... Read more
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Evening Standard
London has five of the highest ranked universities in worldworld — second only to the US — and half of those are in London. The Times Hig
London has five of the highest ranked universities in world
Evening Standard / Posted 19 hours ago
world — second only to the US — and half of those are in London. The Times Higher Education World Reputation Rankings puts Imperial College, University College London, LSE, King’s College and London Business School as among the world’s... Read more
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TechCrunch
Concerns raised over broad scope of DeepMind-NHS health data-sharing dealdisease. The company also acquired an existing early stage clinical task manage
Concerns raised over broad scope of DeepMind-NHS health data-sharing deal
TechCrunch / Posted 22 hours ago
disease. The company also acquired an existing early stage clinical task management app, called Hark, built by a team from Imperial College London — evidently with the intention of building on that base tech, but giving it a more specific medical... Read more
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PhysOrg
Poor cell phone coverage creates a 'mobile divide'may further contribute to the decline or slower development of these areas." L
Poor cell phone coverage creates a 'mobile divide'
PhysOrg / Posted 23 hours ago
may further contribute to the decline or slower development of these areas." Leiponen and Pantelis Koutroumpis, of the Imperial College Business School in London, reported their results in the March 15 online edition of the journal... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers develop 'designer' chemical separation membranesResearchers from Imperial College London have developed a new synthetic method
Researchers develop 'designer' chemical separation membranes
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
Researchers from Imperial College London have developed a new synthetic method for producing molecularly designed polymer membranes that has the potential to make chemical separation processes up to two orders of magnitude more efficient than using... Read more
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Business Wire
Salutaris Medical Devices™ wet AMD Distance of Choroid Study Presented at ARVO 2016States.) About SalutarisMD® About ARVO Salutaris Medical Devices, Inc. 4340
Salutaris Medical Devices™ wet AMD Distance of Choroid Study Presented at ARVO 2016
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
States.) About SalutarisMD® About ARVO Salutaris Medical Devices, Inc. 4340 N. Campbell Ave. Suite 266 Tucson, AZ 85718 +1 520-638-7518 Salutaris Medical Devices, Ltd. Bessemer Building Imperial College London SW72AZ +44 (0) 203 28... Read more
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Business Wire
Salutaris Medical Devices™ „Distance of Choroid Study” zu feuchter AMD im Rahmen der ARVO 2016 präsentiertN. Campbell Ave. Suite 266 Tucson, AZ 85718 Tel.: +1 520-638-7518 Salutaris
Salutaris Medical Devices™ „Distance of Choroid Study” zu feuchter AMD im Rahmen der ARVO 2016 präsentiert
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
N. Campbell Ave. Suite 266 Tucson, AZ 85718 Tel.: +1 520-638-7518 Salutaris Medical Devices, Ltd. Bessemer Building Imperial College London SW72AZ Tel.: +44 (0) 203 282 7166 Die Ausgangssprache, in der der Originaltext veröffentlicht wird,... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Google given access to healthcare data of up to 1.6 million patientssupport of Lord Darzi, a surgeon and former health minister who is director of
Google given access to healthcare data of up to 1.6 million patients
Guardian Unlimited / Posted yesterday
support of Lord Darzi, a surgeon and former health minister who is director of the Institute of Global Health Innovation at Imperial College London. However, the agreement on patient record sharing has caused concern among those who have already... Read more
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Londonist
FREE: Imperial Festival Features Horseless Carriages And Mechanical DragonDickens was a teenager. The vintage drive-past is just the tip of the fender,
FREE: Imperial Festival Features Horseless Carriages And Mechanical Dragon
Londonist / Posted 2 days ago
Dickens was a teenager. The vintage drive-past is just the tip of the fender, with dozens of free activities to show off Imperial College's cutting-edge contributions to science, technology and transport. The Imperial Festival programme includes... Read more
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PhysOrg
Well-travelled plankton could ride out global warmingmicroscopic organisms support the marine food web, providing food for whales, f
Well-travelled plankton could ride out global warming
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
microscopic organisms support the marine food web, providing food for whales, fish and crustaceans. Scientists from UTS and Imperial College London in the UK have been modelling how plankton drift with ocean currents to understand whether they are... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NNPC, NCDMB, Imperial College, Four Universities Collaborate for ResearchThe Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), Nigerian Nationa
NNPC, NCDMB, Imperial College, Four Universities Collaborate for Research
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Imperial College of London and four leading universities in Nigeria are collaborating in working out a framework for developing world class... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
6 reasons to study at a UK universityis a member of the Russell Group of 24 leading UK research-intensive universiti
6 reasons to study at a UK university
Asian Correspondent / Posted 2 days ago
is a member of the Russell Group of 24 leading UK research-intensive universities, alongside Oxford, Cambridge and Imperial College London. UNIVERSITY OF BRISTOL Bristol is one of the most popular and successful universities in the UK and... Read more
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Daily Mirror
NHS health checks cost tax payer £450m but are USELESS says reportrise in the number diagnosed with diabetes. Kiara Chang, lead author of the re
NHS health checks cost tax payer £450m but are USELESS says report
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
rise in the number diagnosed with diabetes. Kiara Chang, lead author of the research from the School of Public Health at Imperial College London, said: “Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death across the world - and so we urgently... Read more
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express
NHS 'MOT' check-ups only produce modest health improvements, new research suggeststo 40 per cent of people deemed at high risk of cardiovascular disease. Ms Cha
NHS 'MOT' check-ups only produce modest health improvements, new research suggests
express / Posted 3 days ago
to 40 per cent of people deemed at high risk of cardiovascular disease. Ms Chang, from the School of Public Health at Imperial College London, said this was way below national targets, adding: "Not only are very few people attending the... Read more
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International Business Times
London startup raises £3.2m to introduce the Internet of Things to more kids learning kits as part of their learning or after-school programmes. Joachim Ho
London startup raises £3.2m to introduce the Internet of Things to more kids
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
learning kits as part of their learning or after-school programmes. Joachim Horn, the founder of SAM Labs who is also an Imperial College graduate, said: "SAM is usually given to kids as a gift by their parents and we haven't advertised to... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
GIFFORD-JONES: The benefits of eating fibrebe removed quicker. The trouble is that most studies have failed to prove this
GIFFORD-JONES: The benefits of eating fibre
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 3 days ago
be removed quicker. The trouble is that most studies have failed to prove this is the case. Now Dr. Dafinn Anne, at the Imperial College of London, has reported what may be the largest study ever conducted of fibre. It involved two million... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
GIFFORD-JONES: The benefits of eating fibrebe removed quicker. The trouble is that most studies have failed to prove this
GIFFORD-JONES: The benefits of eating fibre
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 3 days ago
be removed quicker. The trouble is that most studies have failed to prove this is the case. Now Dr. Dafinn Anne, at the Imperial College of London, has reported what may be the largest study ever conducted of fibre. It involved two million... Read more
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Welland Tribune
GIFFORD-JONES: The benefits of eating fibrebe removed quicker. The trouble is that most studies have failed to prove this
GIFFORD-JONES: The benefits of eating fibre
Welland Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
be removed quicker. The trouble is that most studies have failed to prove this is the case. Now Dr. Dafinn Anne, at the Imperial College of London, has reported what may be the largest study ever conducted of fibre. It involved two million... Read more
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express
Success in sight for eye campaign mother whose fund-raising could save thousandsthis would not have been achieved without Mrs Salisbury. When her son was diagn
Success in sight for eye campaign mother whose fund-raising could save thousands
express / Posted 4 days ago
this would not have been achieved without Mrs Salisbury. When her son was diagnosed in 2005 she contacted a scientist at Imperial College in London who was hoping to develop a cure and went to visit him with her husband Paul. “We came out of... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Sudbury column: Fiber has many health benefitsbe removed quicker. The trouble is that most studies have failed to prove this
Sudbury column: Fiber has many health benefits
The Sudbury Star / Posted 4 days ago
be removed quicker. The trouble is that most studies have failed to prove this is the case. Now Dr. Dafinn Anne, at the Imperial College of London, has reported what may be the largest study ever conducted of fiber. It involved two million... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Can fibre decrease the risk of colon cancer?be removed quicker. The trouble is that most studies have failed to prove this
Can fibre decrease the risk of colon cancer?
Calgary Sun / Posted 5 days ago
be removed quicker. The trouble is that most studies have failed to prove this is the case. Now Dr. Dafinn Anne, at the Imperial College of London, has reported what may be the largest study ever conducted of fibre. It involved two million... Read more
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redOrbit
Newly discovered subterranean lake in Antarctica could be home to ancient lifelake, which according to New Scientist is second in terms of size only to Lake
Newly discovered subterranean lake in Antarctica could be home to ancient life
redOrbit / Posted 5 days ago
lake, which according to New Scientist is second in terms of size only to Lake Vostok, was identified by Martin Siegert of Imperial College London in the UK and colleagues from China and the US. The researchers were studying satellite images when... Read more
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walesonline
Assembly election 2016: Who is standing in Bridgend?to school in Damascus. I studied civil engineering at Damascus University, law
Assembly election 2016: Who is standing in Bridgend?
walesonline / Posted 5 days ago
to school in Damascus. I studied civil engineering at Damascus University, law at the Lebanese University and finance at Imperial College - the University of London. I was employed by international banks and started my small business. What are... Read more
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CBC.ca
Scientists find possible massive lake in Antarctica, hope to discover what might live in itthe region where researchers think they may have discovered a new lake buried u
Scientists find possible massive lake in Antarctica, hope to discover what might live in it
CBC.ca / Posted 6 days ago
the region where researchers think they may have discovered a new lake buried under the ice. (The Grantham Institute, Imperial College - London, England) In the meantime, there is a lot of data to analyze from the previous surveys. Now the... Read more
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The Johns Hopkins News-Letter
LSD found to change neuronal connectivitya poisonous ergot fungus. The drug can cause severe mood changes and altered st
LSD found to change neuronal connectivity
The Johns Hopkins News-Letter / Posted 6 days ago
a poisonous ergot fungus. The drug can cause severe mood changes and altered states of awareness. Researcher David Nutt of Imperial College London has focused his research on understanding how this drug can cause hallucinations and alter the state... Read more
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Daily Mail
Drug that can stop Alzheimer's advance 'could be available in 5 years'it could be the first drug to be licensed to treat dementia in 12 years. Dr Pa
Drug that can stop Alzheimer's advance 'could be available in 5 years'
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
it could be the first drug to be licensed to treat dementia in 12 years. Dr Paul Edison, consultant physician at Imperial College, London, is leading the UK trials and expects the results by 2018. He said: 'If effective, there could be a... Read more
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PhysOrg
Teenage boys in India given better food than girlsmarked in families that have high aspirations for their children's education. T
Teenage boys in India given better food than girls
PhysOrg / Posted 7 days ago
marked in families that have high aspirations for their children's education. The study by the University of Oxford and Imperial College London says adolescent girls are less likely than boys to consume those costlier foods that are rich in... Read more
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Herald Sun
Scientists discover hidden Antarctic lakeabove massive, 1000-kilometre-long channels, and there’s a relatively large sub
Scientists discover hidden Antarctic lake
Herald Sun / Posted 7 days ago
above massive, 1000-kilometre-long channels, and there’s a relatively large subglacial lake there too,” Martin Siegert of Imperial College of London, a member of the team that collected the data, toldNew Scientist. A group of researchers from... Read more
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