29 April 2013
The first baby in the world to receive xenon gas and cooling therapy while being transferred from one hospital to another, in a bid to prevent brain injury following a lack of oxygen at birth, is now at home after being discharged from St Michael’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit in Bristol.
17 April 2013
Bristol’s School of Clinical Sciences has appointed Amanda Churchill, Consultant Senior Lecturer in Ophthalmology, to the new role of School Lead for Women in Science.
8 April 2013
New staff joining SOCS in April 2013
21 March 2013
Europe’s first ‘trade’ pharmacy, offering the public prescription and pharmacy drugs at heavily discounted prices, has been launched by a student at the University of Bristol.
11 March 2013
The School of Clinical Sciences welcomes new staff and appointments in March 2013
5 March 2013
A ground-breaking trial that hopes to discover if a drug commonly used to treat high blood pressure could slow down the progression of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) will begin shortly.
28 February 2013
Young people with joint hypermobility, also known as double-jointedness, are at increased risk of developing musculoskeletal pain in their teenage years, according to new research led by academics at the University of Bristol.
12 February 2013
A new centre that will enable surgeons to learn more about how to deal with a range of conditions, assess new surgical techniques and discover surgical breakthroughs to help deliver better care to thousands of patients will open in Bristol.
1 February 2013
New research has shown the presence of a disease affecting small blood vessels, known as microangiopathy, in the bone marrow of diabetic patients.
10 January 2013
A study that aims to investigate how the brain processes stress and creates memories of psychologically stressful events will begin shortly thanks to funding of £758,000 from the BBSRC.