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IT Services University of Bristol - IT Services news
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Screening could catch a quarter of hip fractures before they happen Community screening for osteoporosis could prevent more than a quarter of hip fractures in older women – according to new research involving researchers from the Centre for Academic Primary Care, University of Bristol and local hospitals, and led by the University of East Anglia (UEA). [15/12/2017]
Chemical tipping point of magma determines explosive potential of volcanoes Volcanic eruptions are the most spectacular expression of the processes acting in the interior of any active planet. [13/12/2017]
Transatlantic collaboration examines the legacies of slavery Bristol has become the first university in England to join Universities Studying Slavery (USS), a multi-institutional collaboration based at University of Virginia dedicated to furthering the study of slavery’s legacy and wider historical and contemporary race inequalities. [13/12/2017]
Fossil orphans reunited with their parents after half a billion years Everyone wants to be with their family for Christmas, but spare a thought for a group of orphan fossils that have been separated from their parents since the dawn of animal evolution, over half a billion years ago. [13/12/2017]
Teenagers with incontinence are at risk of underachieving at secondary school Continence problems are among the most common paediatric health problems. It's commonly believed that continence problems resolve with age in all children. However, severe incontinence in childhood can persist into adolescence. New research has found teenagers with incontinence are at greater risk of underachieving academically, and need more support to remove barriers so they can reach their academic potential. [12/12/2017]
Scientists successfully demonstrate a new way to help nerve regeneration in spinal cord injury A new way of triggering nerve regeneration to help repair spinal cord injury and in the longer-term potentially paralysis has successfully been demonstrated by University of Bristol scientists. The work is published in PLOS ONE today [Monday 11 December]. [11/12/2017]
Major funding boost for internationally-recognised healthcare research centres Three interdisciplinary research consortia, including the University of Bristol's SPHERE project, have been allocated more than £11 million to continue healthcare sensing systems research that is revolutionising how we identify and respond to outbreaks of infectious diseases, diagnose and manage lung diseases, and recognise and solve emerging health and wellbeing issues in the home environment. [11/12/2017]
Bacteria breakthrough marks new era in cellular design and biofuel production Scientists at the universities of Kent and Bristol have built a miniature scaffold inside bacteria that can bolster cellular productivity, providing the foundation for a new era of cellular protein engineering and biofuel production. [11/12/2017]
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University of Bristol University of Bristol - Faculty of Health Sciences
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Screening could catch a quarter of hip fractures before they happen Community screening for osteoporosis could prevent more than a quarter of hip fractures in older women – according to new research involving researchers from the Centre for Academic Primary Care, University of Bristol and local hospitals, and led by the University of East Anglia (UEA). [15/12/2017]
Teenagers with incontinence are at risk of underachieving at secondary school Continence problems are among the most common paediatric health problems. It's commonly believed that continence problems resolve with age in all children. However, severe incontinence in childhood can persist into adolescence. New research has found teenagers with incontinence are at greater risk of underachieving academically, and need more support to remove barriers so they can reach their academic potential. [12/12/2017]
Scientists successfully demonstrate a new way to help nerve regeneration in spinal cord injury A new way of triggering nerve regeneration to help repair spinal cord injury and in the longer-term potentially paralysis has successfully been demonstrated by University of Bristol scientists. The work is published in PLOS ONE today [Monday 11 December]. [11/12/2017]
Twitter can reveal our shared mood In the largest study of its kind, researchers from the University of Bristol have analysed mood indicators in text from 800 million anonymous messages posted on Twitter. These tweets were found to reflect strong patterns of positive and negative moods over the 24-hour day. [11/12/2017]
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Bacteria breakthrough marks new era in cellular design and biofuel production Scientists at the universities of Kent and Bristol have built a miniature scaffold inside bacteria that can bolster cellular productivity, providing the foundation for a new era of cellular protein engineering and biofuel production. [11/12/2017]
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Epigram Interview with Aasmah Mir Following our recent Thinking about Thinking event, radio journalist and Law School alumnus Aasmah Mir was interviewed in a discussion that touched on on Bristol, careers in the media and the post-uni 'panic'. [13/12/2017]
Find out how to change the way you think to succeed – watch our panel discussion online now! Thinking about Thinking brought together high-achieving alumni to discuss how changing the very way you think will significantly improve academic results, increase employment prospects and maintain well-being. [13/12/2017]
Law School Employability team shortlisted for prestigious ‘Best University Careers / Employability Service’ Award The University of Bristol Law School Employability team has been shortlisted in the National Undergraduate Employability (NUE) Awards as ‘Best University Careers / Employability Service’ award - the only law school in the country to reach the final! [11/12/2017]
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University of Bristol University of Bristol - School of Biological Sciences news
Fossil orphans reunited with their parents after half a billion years Everyone wants to be with their family for Christmas, but spare a thought for a group of orphan fossils that have been separated from their parents since the dawn of animal evolution, over half a billion years ago. [13/12/2017]
Bacteria breakthrough marks new era in cellular design and biofuel production Scientists at the universities of Kent and Bristol have built a miniature scaffold inside bacteria that can bolster cellular productivity, providing the foundation for a new era of cellular protein engineering and biofuel production. [12/12/2017]
Pint of Science [07/12/2017]
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University of Bristol University of Bristol - School of Experimental Psychology News
Women in STEMM Outreach Event 2017 On Friday 1st December the University of Bristol held a Women in STEMM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths and Medicine) outreach event in the Wills Memorial Building. [11/12/2017]
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University of Bristol University of Bristol - School of Economics, Finance and Management news
EFM professor’s research included in government review to advance digital technologies in Britain EFM Professor Palie Smart’s work on industrial sustainability has contributed to a government-wide push to boost the economy by making better use of advanced digital technologies. [14/12/2017]
Should Christmas treat advertising for our children be put on a diet? It’s that time of the year again – a time of lots of feasting, and not a lot of fasting, for most of us. On Christmas Day, the average person will consume nearly 6000 calories – that’s three times the daily average. So, should advertising for food at Christmas be toned down? Especially when it comes to our children? [11/12/2017]
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University of Bristol University of Bristol - Centre for Public and Market Organisation
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University of Bristol University of Bristol - School of Humanities news
Fellowships Awarded [26/04/2017]
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University of Bristol University of Bristol - School of Veterinary Sciences news
Scientists successfully demonstrate a new way to help nerve regeneration in spinal cord injury A new way of triggering nerve regeneration to help repair spinal cord injury and in the longer-term potentially paralysis has successfully been demonstrated by University of Bristol scientists. The work is published in PLOS ONE. [11/12/2017]
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University of Bristol University of Bristol - History of Art news
Latest news from the Department of History of Art
Post-doc Successes! [13/07/2017]
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Library services University of Bristol - Library news
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New Library web pages [21/06/2016]
UNiLibrary trial [25/04/2016]
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University of Bristol University of Bristol - Students' Health news
#Your GP Cares [28/05/2014]
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University of Bristol University of Bristol - Penguin Archive Project News
News and updates from the Penguin Archive Project
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University of Bristol University of Bristol - WUN news
UWA to launch Centre for Human and Cultural Values UWA sets up new centre for research in human and cultural values [11/12/2017]
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IT Services R&D / ILRT news
Latest news from IT Services R&D; / ILRT at the University of Bristol
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Digital Education Office blog
Service announcements and essential information from the Digital Education Office - the new name for the TELED team.
University network issue affecting Blackboard, 11 December IT Services are investigating a University network issue that is preventing some users from accessing some websites, including Blackboard. For further information and updates, please check the IT Service Status page. [11/12/2017]

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