Thu, 20 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0100Prescription rates of anti-osteoporotic drugs (AOD) to people aged 50 years or above have stabilised in men, and decreased in women since 2006, following a rise from rates in 1990, a new Southampton study has shown.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0100Research by the University of Southampton shows that a change in the patterns of tropical storms is threatening the future of the Mekong River delta in Vietnam, indicating a similar risk to other deltas around the world.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0100Researchers at the University of Southampton are trialling a new treatment for fungal nail infections, which may revolutionise the treatment of this common problem.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0100Many bowel cancer patients are experiencing a lack of affection, emotional and practical support after surgery, according to new research by the University of Southampton and Macmillan Cancer Support, released today at the International Psycho Oncology Society Congress. Those lacking emotional support are almost three times more likely to have clinical depression.1
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0100New research, led by the University of Southampton, has found that human activities such as shipping are having a noticeable impact on marine species and their native habitats.
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0100Animals feeding at sea inherit a chemical record reflecting the area where they fed, which can help track their movements, according to a new study by scientists from the University of Southampton.
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0100The key to preventing obesity in future generations is to make their parents healthier before they conceive, leading health researchers suggest.
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0100World-renowned computer scientist Professor Dame Wendy Hall from the University of Southampton is to receive a prestigious award that that honours women in maths and computing.
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0100Global examples of sustainability projects, which offer a positive future for the environment, have been identified by an international group of researchers including Professor Martin Solan from the University of Southampton.
Mon, 10 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0100An expedition mapping submerged ancient landscapes, the first of its kind in the Black Sea, is making exciting discoveries.
Fri, 07 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0100New research, led by the University of Southampton, has demonstrated that a nanoscale device, called a memristor, could be used to power artificial systems that can mimic the human brain.
Fri, 07 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0100The University of Southampton’s Centre of Cancer Immunology has reached the final formation of the concrete frame.
Thu, 06 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0100If you’ve ever wondered whether your ancestors served as a medieval soldier in the Hundred Years War, a newly launched website from historians at the universities of Southampton and Reading may have the answer.
Wed, 05 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0100Tim Elliott, Professor of Experimental Oncology at the University of Southampton, discusses advances in diagnosis and treatment of cancer ahead of the fourth of the University’s health and healthcare public lecture series taking place at the Wellcome Collection, London on 5 October 2016.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0100University of Southampton research is investigating the well-being and human rights of older people in Pakistan, addressing issues such as age discrimination, access to pensions and the provision of healthcare.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0100Dr David Thomson has been appointed as a University Research Fellow (URF) by the Royal Society.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0100New fibre-optic lasers that can deliver high-power beams efficiently over long distances are to be developed by a new Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair at the University of Southampton, with support from SPI Lasers.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0100New research, led by the University of Southampton, has demonstrated that a nanoscale device, called a memristor, could be the ‘missing link’ in the development of implants that use electrical signals from the brain to help treat medical conditions.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0100Even low dilutions of Manuka honey can curb the activity and growth of bacterial biofilms - the thin but resilient layer of microbes that build up on, and stick to, any surface including plastic, according to new research from the University of Southampton.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0100Accelerations in the rate of sea-level rise and the time required to upgrade coastal flood defence infrastructure, such as the Thames Barrier, will be investigated as part of a new research initiative.