University of Birmingham
Public research university located in Edgbaston, United Kingdom
For more than a century, the University of Birmingham has been pursuing and sharing knowledge through outstanding teaching and world-leading research.
We are the original ‘redbrick’ University, part of the prestigious Russell Group; our thriving student population enjoys a wide range of courses, and exceptional campus and research facilities.
The 10 Nobel Laureates we count among our staff and alumni have contributed to some of science’s greatest discoveries, including in recent times the Higgs Boson and Gravitational Waves. Our research provides innovative solutions to the challenges we face in our city, our region and across the globe.
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Lack of sleep linked to accelerated brain aging in seniors
PsyPost - 17-May-2023
Researchers suggest that sleep problems should be considered a modifiable risk factor for dementia in healthy older adultsRead more...
Drinking cocoa could make you smarter
EurekAlert! - 24-Nov-2020
Plant molecules called flavanol found in cocoa can improve your cognitive abilitiesRead more...
The deadly link between air pollution and coronavirus
Guardian - 13-Jul-2020
An analysis to answer whether quality of air affects rise in pandemic casesRead more...
BSRA sponsors funding to repair bone fractures in the aged
British Society for Research on Ageing (BSRA) - 01-Jun-2020
Chernajovsky Foundation with BSRA funds for PEPITEM molecule to treat fracturesRead more...
Mobile apps to detect skin cancer are not always accurate
Digital Health - 14-Feb-2020
AI apps can be inefficient in skin cancer diagnosis, if not properly regulated and certifiedRead more...
UK policies are successful in reducing air pollution
The Centre for Ecology & Hydrology - 26-Jun-2019
Clean Air Strategy could be the key to eliminating air pollution in UKRead more...
Biomarkers identified to help diagnose atrial fibrillation
BBC - 07-Jan-2019
Could enable point of care blood testing instead of current ECG screeningRead more...
Visual inspection alone is not reliable enough to catch melanomas
Independent - 06-Dec-2018
Even specialist dermatologists can miss melanomas without a dermoscopeRead more...
Vaping could cause chronic diseases
Independent - 14-Aug-2018
Vaporized nicotine promotes lung buildup and is a more potent cell killerRead more...
E-cigarettes are more harmful than first feared
NHS - 14-Aug-2018
E-cigarettes are marketed as an alternative to smoking tobacco, not as a way to quit using nicotineRead more...
Giving oxygen to stroke patients makes no difference
Nursing Times - 27-Sep-2017
UK nine-year Stoke Oxygen Study involved more than 8,000 patients. Patients randomised for conti...Read more...
Smart bandage deployment at Birmingham Children’s Hospital
isansys - 12-Nov-2015
RAPID (Real-Time Adaptive & Predictive Indicator of Deterioration) programme uses isansys Lifecar...Read more...
Anti-aging drug may be just 5 years away
Times of India - 21-May-2015
Scientists at the University of Birmingham who have identified the role of the enzyme 11beta-HSD...Read more...