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article News story: Digital Public Lecture Series: People and pandemics – a better world?
3 August 2020

In the latest Digital Public Lecture Series experts from Queen Mary discussed their thoughts and experiences relating to Covid-19 and what the world might look like, and what we might want it to look like, post pandemic. 

article News story: Queen Mary launches international training programme for Ukrainian judges
31 July 2020

The Centre for Commercial Law Studies at Queen Mary University of London has started its intellectual property (IP) training programme for judges in Ukraine.

article News story: Coronavirus: how countries aim to get the vaccine first by cutting opaque supply deals
28 July 2020

Professor Duncan Matthews has written an opinion piece for The Conversation in which he addresses some of the wider issues related to Covid-19 including vaccine nationalism and the lack of transparency in supply chain deals.

article News story: Queen Mary community share experiences of returning to campus
27 July 2020

Lockdown measures in the UK have started to ease enabling the Queen Mary community to return back to work as our campuses gradually reopen in preparation for the new academic year. 

article News story: Analysis of Henry VIII's personal Bible sheds new light on Britain's past
26 July 2020

An analysis of King Henry VIII's personal Bible by an academic at Queen Mary University of London has revealed new information about the Reformation and sheds fresh light on Britain’s religious, political and constitutional past.

article News story: Queen Mary supports free legal advisory service in Kenya
24 July 2020

The Centre for Commercial Law Studies (CCLS) at Queen Mary University of London is supporting a free legal advisory service in Nairobi, Kenya, in collaboration with Strathmore University.

article News story: Queen Mary academic elected as a Fellow of the British Academy
24 July 2020

Professor David Adger from Queen Mary’s School of Languages, Linguistics and Film has been made a Fellow of the British Academy in recognition of his work in the field of linguistics.

article News story: Scientists develop new material for longer-lasting fuel cells
23 July 2020

New research, involving scientists at Queen Mary University of London, suggests that graphene could be used to make more durable hydrogen fuel cells for cars.

article News story: Queen Mary Politics graduate appointed to Government’s Commission on Race and Ethnic Disparities
22 July 2020

Mercy Muroki graduated with first class honours from Queen Mary University of London in 2018.

article News story: Collective action is needed for threats such as the Covid-19 pandemic, Queen Mary Professor warns Parliament
22 July 2020

Professor Sophie Harman from Queen Mary University of London’s School of Politics and International Relations has given evidence to the House of Lords International Relations and Defence Committee on the funding and governance of the World Health Organisation (WHO).

article News story: Rapid PCR testing for COVID-19 being trialled in London care homes
22 July 2020

In a UK-first, Queen Mary University of London is leading a clinical trial of a new rapid COVID-19 testing system that delivers results in under an hour. Working with the East London Health and Care Partnership, up to 2,000 staff and residents in 50 care homes are being recruited to see how effective rapid daily COVID-19 testing is at reducing rates of infection, hospitalisation and deaths.

article News story: Infectious diseases magnify tourists’ sensitivity to higher prices, according to new study
17 July 2020

A new study from Queen Mary University of London has shown that tourists tend to be more easily irritated by higher prices paid under the threat of infectious diseases.