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The New Statesman
Why Britain’s Bangladeshis are so successfulvery well”, and outperform Pakistani students, something that was not true in t
Why Britain’s Bangladeshis are so successful
The New Statesman / Posted 11 hours ago
very well”, and outperform Pakistani students, something that was not true in the recent past, says Simon Burgess from the University of Bristol. The success of Bangladeshi girls, who outperformed boys by eight per cent in 2015, is particularly... Read more
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PhysOrg
Designer nanomaterials caught by laser octopuschemical reactions, for example in designing ever smaller drug transporters. T
Designer nanomaterials caught by laser octopus
PhysOrg / Posted 12 hours ago
chemical reactions, for example in designing ever smaller drug transporters. The project involved researchers from the University of Bristol working with a team from the Science and Technology Facilities Council's Central Laser Facility. The... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
So Now Swaddling Is Bad For Our Babies? Said To Increase the Risk Of SIDSincreased the risk for SIDS by about one-third. The lead author on the study A
So Now Swaddling Is Bad For Our Babies? Said To Increase the Risk Of SIDS
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted yesterday
increased the risk for SIDS by about one-third. The lead author on the study Anna S. Pease, a research associate at the University of Bristol in England, said, “We already know that side and prone sleeping are unsafe for young babies, so the... Read more
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express
Exposure to air pollution could 'increase risk' of STILLBIRTHpollution triggers stillbirth." Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of
Exposure to air pollution could 'increase risk' of STILLBIRTH
express / Posted yesterday
pollution triggers stillbirth." Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and perinatal epidemiology at the University of Bristol, said: "This is an important gathering together of the studies that have been done on this topic. "It... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Air pollution could increase risk of stillbirth, research suggestson the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and peri
Air pollution could increase risk of stillbirth, research suggests
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
on the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and perinatal epidemiology at the University of Bristol, said: "This is an important gathering together of the studies that have been done on this topic. "It... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggestson the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and peri
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggests
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
on the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and perinatal epidemiology at the University of Bristol, said: "This is an important gathering together of the studies that have been done on this topic. "It... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggestson the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and peri
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggests
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
on the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and perinatal epidemiology at the University of Bristol, said: "This is an important gathering together of the studies that have been done on this topic. "It... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggestson the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and peri
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggests
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 2 days ago
on the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and perinatal epidemiology at the University of Bristol, said: "This is an important gathering together of the studies that have been done on this topic. "It... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggestson the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and peri
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggests
Croydon Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
on the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and perinatal epidemiology at the University of Bristol, said: "This is an important gathering together of the studies that have been done on this topic. "It... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggestson the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and peri
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggests
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
on the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and perinatal epidemiology at the University of Bristol, said: "This is an important gathering together of the studies that have been done on this topic. "It... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggestson the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and peri
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggests
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 2 days ago
on the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and perinatal epidemiology at the University of Bristol, said: "This is an important gathering together of the studies that have been done on this topic. "It... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggestson the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and peri
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggests
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
on the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and perinatal epidemiology at the University of Bristol, said: "This is an important gathering together of the studies that have been done on this topic. "It... Read more
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Northern Echo
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggestson the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and peri
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggests
Northern Echo / Posted 2 days ago
on the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and perinatal epidemiology at the University of Bristol, said: "This is an important gathering together of the studies that have been done on this topic. "It... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggestson the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and peri
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggests
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
on the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and perinatal epidemiology at the University of Bristol, said: "This is an important gathering together of the studies that have been done on this topic. "It... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggestson the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and peri
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggests
Kingston Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
on the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and perinatal epidemiology at the University of Bristol, said: "This is an important gathering together of the studies that have been done on this topic. "It... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggestson the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and peri
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggests
Oxford Mail / Posted 2 days ago
on the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and perinatal epidemiology at the University of Bristol, said: "This is an important gathering together of the studies that have been done on this topic. "It... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggestson the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and peri
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggests
Streatham Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
on the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and perinatal epidemiology at the University of Bristol, said: "This is an important gathering together of the studies that have been done on this topic. "It... Read more
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Bury Times
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggestson the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and peri
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggests
Bury Times / Posted 2 days ago
on the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and perinatal epidemiology at the University of Bristol, said: "This is an important gathering together of the studies that have been done on this topic. "It... Read more
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Gazette
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggestson the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and peri
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggests
Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
on the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and perinatal epidemiology at the University of Bristol, said: "This is an important gathering together of the studies that have been done on this topic. "It... Read more
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guardian-series
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggestson the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and peri
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggests
guardian-series / Posted 2 days ago
on the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and perinatal epidemiology at the University of Bristol, said: "This is an important gathering together of the studies that have been done on this topic. "It... Read more
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redOrbit
Marine dinosaurs evolved extremely quickly, study findsnever quite sure about their origins, or their rise to dominance. Now, research
Marine dinosaurs evolved extremely quickly, study finds
redOrbit / Posted 2 days ago
never quite sure about their origins, or their rise to dominance. Now, research published from paleobiologists from the University of Bristol has shed some light on their mysterious past. As told in their paper in Paleobiology, the scientists... Read more
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Harrow Times
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggestson the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and peri
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggests
Harrow Times / Posted 2 days ago
on the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and perinatal epidemiology at the University of Bristol, said: "This is an important gathering together of the studies that have been done on this topic. "It... Read more
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This is West Country
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggestson the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and peri
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggests
This is West Country / Posted 2 days ago
on the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and perinatal epidemiology at the University of Bristol, said: "This is an important gathering together of the studies that have been done on this topic. "It... Read more
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Gazette News
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggestson the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and peri
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggests
Gazette News / Posted 2 days ago
on the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and perinatal epidemiology at the University of Bristol, said: "This is an important gathering together of the studies that have been done on this topic. "It... Read more
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Bolton News
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggestson the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and peri
Air pollution could increase stillbirth risk, study suggests
Bolton News / Posted 2 days ago
on the study, Professor Jean Golding, emeritus professor of paediatric and perinatal epidemiology at the University of Bristol, said: "This is an important gathering together of the studies that have been done on this topic. "It... Read more
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Daily Mail
Ed Woodward needs team to match Manchester United's off-field successStraw and Noel Edmonds are also said to have been educated there. He went onto
Ed Woodward needs team to match Manchester United's off-field success
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Straw and Noel Edmonds are also said to have been educated there. He went onto graduate with a physics degree from the University of Bristol in 1993 before embarking on a finance career which has taken him to the top of world football. The... Read more
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News 8000
Protecting the world from deadly superbugsMedical Research Council initiative is funding research spanning these areas. A
Protecting the world from deadly superbugs
News 8000 / Posted 2 days ago
Medical Research Council initiative is funding research spanning these areas. Among that is work by scientists at the University of Bristol who are looking for new sources of drug compounds in fungi. Also, researchers at the University of... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Protecting the world from deadly superbugsMedical Research Council initiative is funding research spanning these areas. A
Protecting the world from deadly superbugs
KTVZ Bend / Posted 2 days ago
Medical Research Council initiative is funding research spanning these areas. Among that is work by scientists at the University of Bristol who are looking for new sources of drug compounds in fungi. Also, researchers at the University of... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Protecting the world from deadly superbugsMedical Research Council initiative is funding research spanning these areas. A
Protecting the world from deadly superbugs
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 3 days ago
Medical Research Council initiative is funding research spanning these areas. Among that is work by scientists at the University of Bristol who are looking for new sources of drug compounds in fungi. Also, researchers at the University of... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Protecting the world from deadly superbugsMedical Research Council initiative is funding research spanning these areas. A
Protecting the world from deadly superbugs
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 3 days ago
Medical Research Council initiative is funding research spanning these areas. Among that is work by scientists at the University of Bristol who are looking for new sources of drug compounds in fungi. Also, researchers at the University of... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Protecting the world from deadly superbugsMedical Research Council initiative is funding research spanning these areas. A
Protecting the world from deadly superbugs
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 days ago
Medical Research Council initiative is funding research spanning these areas. Among that is work by scientists at the University of Bristol who are looking for new sources of drug compounds in fungi. Also, researchers at the University of... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
How to stop superbugs from killing 10 million people a yearMedical Research Council initiative is funding research spanning these areas. A
How to stop superbugs from killing 10 million people a year
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 3 days ago
Medical Research Council initiative is funding research spanning these areas. Among that is work by scientists at the University of Bristol who are looking for new sources of drug compounds in fungi. Also, researchers at the University of... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Protecting the world from deadly superbugsMedical Research Council initiative is funding research spanning these areas. A
Protecting the world from deadly superbugs
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 3 days ago
Medical Research Council initiative is funding research spanning these areas. Among that is work by scientists at the University of Bristol who are looking for new sources of drug compounds in fungi. Also, researchers at the University of... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Protecting the world from deadly superbugsMedical Research Council initiative is funding research spanning these areas. A
Protecting the world from deadly superbugs
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 3 days ago
Medical Research Council initiative is funding research spanning these areas. Among that is work by scientists at the University of Bristol who are looking for new sources of drug compounds in fungi. Also, researchers at the University of... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Protecting the world from deadly superbugsMedical Research Council initiative is funding research spanning these areas. A
Protecting the world from deadly superbugs
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 3 days ago
Medical Research Council initiative is funding research spanning these areas. Among that is work by scientists at the University of Bristol who are looking for new sources of drug compounds in fungi. Also, researchers at the University of... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
How to stop superbugs from killing 10 million people a yearMedical Research Council initiative is funding research spanning these areas. A
How to stop superbugs from killing 10 million people a year
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 3 days ago
Medical Research Council initiative is funding research spanning these areas. Among that is work by scientists at the University of Bristol who are looking for new sources of drug compounds in fungi. Also, researchers at the University of... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Protecting the world form deadly superbugsMedical Research Council initiative is funding research spanning these areas. A
Protecting the world form deadly superbugs
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 3 days ago
Medical Research Council initiative is funding research spanning these areas. Among that is work by scientists at the University of Bristol who are looking for new sources of drug compounds in fungi. Also, researchers at the University of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
First Students Win Places for Further Education AbroadUniversity of Edinburgh, and University of Michigan in addition to University o
First Students Win Places for Further Education Abroad
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
University of Edinburgh, and University of Michigan in addition to University of Manchester, University of Toronto and University of Bristol. Founded in 1963, the IST boasts being a leading international school in the region, whose graduates... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Researchers identify trigger for immune cells' inflammatory responseScientists at the University of Bristol have identified the trigger for immune
Researchers identify trigger for immune cells' inflammatory response
News-Medical-Net / Posted 3 days ago
Scientists at the University of Bristol have identified the trigger for immune cells' inflammatory response - a discovery that may pave the way for new treatments for many human diseases. Immune cells play essential roles in the maintenance and... Read more
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examiner.com
Should you swaddle your baby?SIDS but rather more evidence is needed”, senior author Peter Blair, a professo
Should you swaddle your baby?
examiner.com / Posted 4 days ago
SIDS but rather more evidence is needed”, senior author Peter Blair, a professor in Social and Community medicines at the University of Bristol in the United Kingdom. He states that “more thought needs to go into what age swaddling provides... Read more
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BikeRadar
30 reasons to take up cyclingbut they’ll appreciate what cycling does for your usefulness to the company. A
30 reasons to take up cycling
BikeRadar / Posted 4 days ago
but they’ll appreciate what cycling does for your usefulness to the company. A study of 200 people carried out by the University of Bristol found that employees who exercised before work or at lunchtime improved their time and workload... Read more
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dna
This is how immune cells trigger inflammationinflammatory response to protect us against infection and help heal the damaged
This is how immune cells trigger inflammation
dna / Posted 5 days ago
inflammatory response to protect us against infection and help heal the damaged tissue. Lead researcherHelen Weavers from University of Bristol said that while this immune response is beneficial for human health, many human diseases, including... Read more
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The Financial Express
How immune cells trigger inflammation unveiledresponse to protect us against infection and help heal the damaged tissue. Lea
How immune cells trigger inflammation unveiled
The Financial Express / Posted 5 days ago
response to protect us against infection and help heal the damaged tissue. Lead researcher Dr. Helen Weavers from University of Bristol said that while this immune response is beneficial for human health, many human diseases, including... Read more
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New Kerala
How immune cells trigger inflammation unveiled - newkerala.com #66806response to protect us against infection and help heal the damaged tissue. Lea
How immune cells trigger inflammation unveiled - newkerala.com #66806
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
response to protect us against infection and help heal the damaged tissue. Lead researcher Dr. Helen Weavers from University of Bristol said that while this immune response is beneficial for human health, many human diseases, including... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
How immune cells trigger inflammation discoveredcancer and arthritis) are caused or aggravated by an overzealous immune respon
How immune cells trigger inflammation discovered
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
cancer and arthritis) are caused or aggravated by an overzealous immune response," said Helen Weavers, from the University of Bristol in the UK. "A greater understanding of what activates the immune response is therefore crucial for the... Read more
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New Kerala
How immune cells activate inflammation? - newkerala.com #66676cancer and arthritis) are caused or aggravated by an overzealous immune respons
How immune cells activate inflammation? - newkerala.com #66676
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
cancer and arthritis) are caused or aggravated by an overzealous immune response," said lead researcher Helen Weavers from University of Bristol in Britain. The findings showed that immune cells get 'activated' by eating a dying neighbouring cell... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
5 Times When Procrastinating Might Actually Pay Offat the front of your mind, especially if you complete your work and then get a
5 Times When Procrastinating Might Actually Pay Off
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 6 days ago
at the front of your mind, especially if you complete your work and then get a good night’s sleep. A recent study from the University of Bristol lends support to the idea that "sleeping on it" helps consolidate important memories, so you retain key... Read more
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redOrbit
Complex life formed 1.5 billion years ago, study findsit “totally renews current knowledge on the early history of life.” Phil Donogh
Complex life formed 1.5 billion years ago, study finds
redOrbit / Posted 6 days ago
it “totally renews current knowledge on the early history of life.” Phil Donoghue, a professor and paleobiologist at the University of Bristol, agreed, calling the discovery “a big deal” and adding that these fossils “are certainly the oldest... Read more
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PhysOrg
Stegosaurus bite strength revealedtwo other dinosaurs, Plateosaurus and Erlikosaurus, which shared similar skull
Stegosaurus bite strength revealed
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
two other dinosaurs, Plateosaurus and Erlikosaurus, which shared similar skull characteristics. Computer modelling at the University of Bristol showed that, despite looking very similar, the dinosaurs had different biting abilities. Although the... Read more
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