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Queen’s Wins Tripartite £4.6 Million Award as Part of Global Project to Tackle Colorectal Cancer


Queen’s University Belfast has been successful in a £4.6m tripartite grant award to tackle the third most common cancer, colorectal cancer.
18-Oct-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Queen’s University Research Highlights Inequality for a Quarter of Cancer Patients

Advances in health care are providing cancer patients with longer lives and a better quality of life. However, a study published in the British Journal of Cancer by researchers at Queen’s University Belfast and The Belfast Trust highlights that...
29-Sep-2017 4:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Queen’s University Belfast Research Team Discovers ‘Rubber Material’ That Could Lead to Scratch-Proof Paint


A group of researchers from Queen’s University Belfast have discovered a stretchy miracle material that could be used to create highly resistant smart devices and scratch-proof paint for cars.
7-Sep-2017 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Researchers at Queen’s University and The Belfast Trust Tackle Meningitis

Meningitis and Meningococcal septicaemia (Meningococcal Disease) is caused by a deadly bacteria that can kill in hours. Meningococcal disease is notoriously difficult to diagnose as initial symptoms mimic those of common colds. Researchers at...
28-Aug-2017 2:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Future Doctors Spend ‘A Day in the Life’ of a Skin Cancer Patient


All too frequently doctors are faced with the challenge of breaking bad news to patients. A new research study by Queen’s University Belfast suggests that techniques allowing medical students to ‘walk in the shoes’ of a patient may better...
26-Jul-2017 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Queen’s University Belfast Researcher Turning Dirty Tinfoil Into Biofuel Catalyst


A researcher at Queen’s University Belfast has discovered a way to convert dirty aluminium foil into a biofuel catalyst, which could help to solve global waste and energy problems.
26-Jul-2017 7:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Queen’s Study Finds That Young People Want More Say When It Comes to GCSEs


A new research study by Queen’s University Belfast has found that students in Northern Ireland and Wales want more choice and fairness when it comes to their GCSE experience, including the subject selection process and the pressure to take on...
19-Jul-2017 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Queen’s University Scientist Warns of Asteroid Danger


A leading astrophysicist from Queen’s University Belfast has warned that an asteroid strike is just a matter of time.
20-Jun-2017 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Queen’s Award Honorary Professorship to Declan Kelly


Queen’s University Belfast have awarded Irish-American entrepreneur, businessman and philanthropist Declan Kelly, Chairman and CEO of global consulting company, Teneo Holdings an Honorary Professorship at Queen’s Management School.
13-Sep-2017 11:05 AM EDT

Queen’s University Photography Exhibition Shows the Changing Face of Belfast


The Queen’s University Belfast led ‘Belfast Self-Portrait’ exhibition will today (Friday 7 July) officially open to the public at the Ulster Museum, Belfast.
7-Jul-2017 6:05 AM EDT

Ransomware Expert Available to Discuss in Non-Technical Terms What Happens During an Attack, What the Risks Are to Businesses and General Public and How to Protect Against Cyber Attacks

15-May-2017 9:05 AM EDT

Queen’s University Launches the Visual Voices of the Prisons Memory Archive

Queen’s University launch The Visual Voices of the Prison Memory Archive project.
29-Mar-2017 2:00 AM EDT

Scientists Unveil Why Microbe Klebsiella, Cited as an Urgent Threat to Human Health by WHO, Is Resistant to Antibiotics.


1-Mar-2017 5:05 AM EST

Queen’s Scientists on the Hunt for Source of Gravitational Waves

Yesterday saw the announcement of the discovery of gravitational waves by LIGO, in what is being described as the most important breakthrough in physics for decades. Now scientists from Queen’s University Belfast are leading the hunt for the...
12-Feb-2016 9:00 AM EST

BRCA Gene / Angelina Jolie Story - Cancer Expert

25-Mar-2015 8:05 AM EDT

Goodbye to Sunburn Thanks to Queen’s Sunburn Indicator

Sunbathers could soon tell when to take shelter in the shade thanks to an early warning sunburn indicator, developed by Queen’s University Belfast.
25-Mar-2015 6:05 AM EDT

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