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News story: Queen Mary student takes her research to Parliament
12 March 2018

A PhD student from Queen Mary University of London presented her research to the Houses of Parliament as part of a Parliamentary poster competition.

News story: Menopausal hormone therapy linked to having a healthier heart
9 March 2018

Women who use menopausal hormone therapy appear to have a heart structure and function that is linked to a lower risk of heart failure, according to a study led by Queen Mary University of London.

News story: Queen Mary invests in cutting-edge artificial intelligence computers
9 March 2018

Two supercomputers have been installed at Queen Mary University of London to support research into deep learning and artificial intelligence (AI).

News story: Law, English and Drama ranked top 35 in QS Top Universities rankings
8 March 2018

Three subjects from Queen Mary University of London’s Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences have been ranked in the top 35 in the world, according to the 2018 QS (Quacquarelli Symonds) Top Universities Study.  

News story: New insights into why patients have a higher risk of heart attack in the morning
8 March 2018

Cardiovascular disease patients have lower levels of an important family of protective molecules in their blood in the morning, which could be increasing their risk of blood clots and heart attacks at those times, according to early research led by Queen Mary University of London.

20 women from Rio's biggest favella give their testimonies of Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG). Credit: Marcia Faria News story: Southbank Centre installation showcases real-life testimonies of gender-based violence
7 March 2018

A multimedia art installation produced by People’s Palace Projects, based at Queen Mary University of London, will be on public display at the Southbank Centre’s Women of the World Festival from 9-11 March.

News story: Queen Mary Professor wins WOW Women in Creative Industries Award
6 March 2018

A Drama Professor from Queen Mary University of London has won the ‘Fighting the Good Fight’ award at WOW Women in Creative Industries Awards at the Southbank Centre. The winners were announced on Wednesday 7 March 2018.

News story: Aspirin helps treat tuberculous meningitis
5 March 2018

The painkiller aspirin appears to reduce the risk of stroke and death in patients with the most deadly form of tuberculosis, according to a study by Queen Mary University of London, Oxford University Clinical Research Unit (Vietnam), Western General Hospital and University of Oxford.

News story: Queen Mary students reach finals of coveted entrepreneurship competition
5 March 2018

Queen Mary University of London has two teams of students that have made it through to the regional finals of the Hult Prize, a globally recognized student entrepreneurship competition. The students from the School of Business and Management, will compete on the 9 and 10March 2018 in London and San Francisco.

News story: Queen Mary students awarded national bursary for engineering
2 March 2018

Three students from Queen Mary University of London have been awarded an Engineering Horizons Bursary from The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET).

News story: Children’s use of non-dental services for oral pain costing the NHS £2.3m a year
1 March 2018

Thousands of children with oral pain are being taken by parents to pharmacies and non-dental health services, including A&E, instead of their dentist, and could be costing NHS England £2.3 million a year, according to research led by Queen Mary University of London.

News story: New mathematical framework establishes the risk of dramatic collapses of real networks
28 February 2018

A theoretical framework explaining the risk of rare events causing major disruptions in complex networks, such as a blackout in a power grid, has been proposed by a mathematician at Queen Mary University of London.

Dr Sakher AlQahtani at the Study UK Alumni Awards News story: Queen Mary graduate finalist in British Council’s Entrepreneurial Awards
28 February 2018

Dr Sakher AlQahtani, who graduated from Queen Mary University of London with an MClinDent in Paediatric Dentistry in 2008 and a PhD in 2012, was an Entrepreneurial Award Finalist in the British Council’s Alumni Awards 2018.

News story: Most Londoners believe homelessness has gone up in the capital
23 February 2018

Sixty-nine percent of Londoners think that rough sleeping has increased in the capital, according to the latest poll out conducted for the Mile End Institute at Queen Mary University of London. 

News story: Health ministers and politicians visit brain tumour research labs
23 February 2018

UK health ministers shared the news of an upcoming funding boost to brain tumour research, during a visit to laboratories at Queen Mary University of London this week.

News story: Materials expert joins Queen Mary University of London
23 February 2018

Professor Sir Colin Humphreys, CBE, FREng, FRS, the renowned British physicist and materials expert, is set to join Queen Mary University of London as Professor of Materials Science.

News story: “Beetroot pill” could help save patients from kidney failure after heart x-ray
22 February 2018

Beetroot may reduce the risk of kidney failure in patients having a heart x-ray, according to research led by Queen Mary University of London.

The Palace of Westminster [SM] News story: Conservatives heading for defeat in at least three flagship London boroughs in forthcoming local elections
21 February 2018

The Conservatives should be braced for a very difficult night when the London elections are held in May, according to a new poll out conducted for the Mile End Institute at Queen Mary University of London.

 

DJ Radical Sister playing at a Bradford nightclub in 1988. Credit: Tim Smith News story: Interactive timeline captures impact of Indian community in Britain
19 February 2018

A photographic timeline that showcases the history of Indians living in Britain over the past two centuries is now available to view online.

News story: Cells ‘walk’ on liquids a bit like geckos
19 February 2018

Researchers at Queen Mary University of London have discovered that cells can ‘walk’ on liquids a bit like the way geckos stick to other surfaces.

News story: New printing technique uses cells and molecules to recreate biological structures
16 February 2018

Researchers from Queen Mary University of London have developed a printing technique using cells and molecules normally found in natural tissues to create constructs that resemble biological structures.

News story: First comparison of common breast cancer tests finds varied accuracy of predictions
15 February 2018

Commercially-available prognostic breast cancer tests show significant variation in their abilities to predict disease recurrence, according to a study led by Queen Mary University of London of nearly 800 postmenopausal women.

Queen Mary's Confucius Institute celebrates Chinese New Year 2018 News story: Queen Mary celebrates Chinese New Year with UK-China music festival
15 February 2018

Queen Mary’s Confucius Institute and Music Department hosted the first UK-China International Music Festival on 3-5 February to celebrate Chinese New Year 2018.

News story: Valentine's Day meal deals contain as much salt as six McDonald’s hamburgers
14 February 2018

A new survey by Consensus Action on Salt and Health (CASH) based at Queen Mary University of London’s Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, has found that popular Valentine’s readymade meals are very high in salt, calories, fat and sugar.

Professor Colin Bailey News story: Meet our Professors – inaugural lecture continues with Principal’s talk on building safety
14 February 2018

Why did the World Trade Centre 7 Collapse, how do we beat fake news, and who really is the best man for the job? All these questions will be answered by top academics in Queen Mary University of London’s free Inaugural Lecture series.

News story: School teams solve world water problems with Lego robots at Queen Mary competition
13 February 2018

Teams from schools across London competed to solve the world’s water problems with Lego robots at an event hosted by Queen Mary University of London’s School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science (EECS).

Dr Renato Faccini News story: Bank of England awards prestigious fellowship to Queen Mary academic
13 February 2018

An economics lecturer from Queen Mary University of London who specialises in the formation of business relationships over time, known as matching theory, has been awarded the George fellowship from the Bank of England.

News story: Research suggests vapers may be vulnerable to lung infections
8 February 2018

The vapour from e-cigarettes seems to help pneumonia-causing bacteria stick to the cells that line the airways, according to research led by Queen Mary University of London.

News story: Queen Mary and UAL receive grant to co-develop new curriculum model for games design
7 February 2018

Queen Mary University of London, in partnership with London College of Communication, part of the University of the Arts London (UAL), has been granted £158,354 from the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) to develop a games design curriculum. 

News story: £54 million award to transform health through data science
7 February 2018

Queen Mary University of London has partnered with four other London universities - UCL, Imperial College London, King's College London and The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine - in a new initiative to transform health through data science.

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