Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0000A new collaborative project led by researchers at the University of Southampton will take a novel approach towards a systemic understanding of liver function and disease based on integrated tissue slice culture and nuclear magnetic resonance metabolomics.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0000Natural measures to manage flooding from rivers can play a valuable role in flood prevention, but a lack of monitoring means their true potential remains unclear, say a team of UK researchers, led by the University of Oxford and including the University of Southampton.
Wed, 15 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0000The University of Southampton has been awarded over half a million pounds to help improve assessment and feedback for students as part of a Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) programme aimed at addressing differences in student outcomes.
Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0000Boaty McBoatface is joining ocean scientists from the University of Southampton and British Antarctic Survey (BAS) on an expedition to study some of the deepest and coldest abyssal ocean waters on earth – known as Antarctic Bottom Water (AABW) – and how they affect climate change.
Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0000A study by scientists at the University of Southampton has found there is a 50 per cent probability of rapid cooling of the North Atlantic during the 21st century. Previous projections suggested that, if cooling takes place, it will be over a much longer period of time.
Thu, 09 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0000People with asthma are likely to have worse symptoms when they get the flu because they have weaker immune systems, new Southampton research has shown.
Fri, 03 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0000Research by the University of Southampton has found that methods used to predict the effect of species extinction on ecosystems could be producing inaccurate results. This is because current thinking assumes that when a species vanishes, its role within an environment is lost too.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0000Infants whose mothers who felt stressed before they fell pregnant had a higher risk of eczema at age 12 months, new Southampton research has shown.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0000To mark International Cochlear Implant Day 2017 comes news of the first couple to receive their implants together – a first for Southampton
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0000Experiencing severe deprivation and neglect in childhood can have a lasting psychological impact into early adulthood, according to a unique study conducted at the University of Southampton, which has followed the mental health of a group of children adopted from Romanian institutions to UK families in the 1990s.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0000A University of Southampton academic has called into question the UK government’s action plan to reduce childhood obesity.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0000Southampton scientists are to delve deeper into the mechanisms behind what causes asthma.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0000A study by researchers at the University of Southampton shows that antibiotics may be an effective treatment for acute non-complicated appendicitis in children, instead of surgery.
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0000One of the bloodiest moments in the history of England will be investigated in a new online project examining the human cost of the country’s Civil Wars.
Wed, 08 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0000A new ‘index’ developed by Age UK and the University of Southampton has found that taking part in social activities has the most direct influence on improving a person’s wellbeing in later life.
Wed, 08 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0000An international team has, for the first time, developed a way of combining anonymised data from mobile phones and satellite imagery data to create high resolution maps to measure poverty.
Tue, 07 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0000Researchers at the University of Southampton have developed a new 3D system to study human infection in the laboratory.
Tue, 31 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0000Scientists from the University of Southampton have discovered an important way that the immune system can learn to recognise and fight cancers.
Tue, 31 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0000A UK, Canadian and Italian study has provided what researchers believe is the first observational evidence that our universe could be a vast and complex hologram.
Tue, 31 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0000An international team of researchers has discovered why fresh water, melted from Antarctic ice sheets, is often detected below the surface of the ocean, rather than rising to the top above denser seawater.