University of Manchester

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Piggy-backing cells hold clue to skin cancer growth

PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 24-Jul-2014Skin Cancer cells work together to spread further and faster, according to a new study published in Cell Reports. The discovery could lead to new drugs to tackle melanoma, the most deadly form of skin cancer.Cancer Research ... [Published EurekAlert! - 9 hours ago]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated 4 hours ago - 3 reports

Don't be a stranger: Seeing the same GP on every visit could slash £1.42billion off NHS emergency care bill

If patients see the same doctor every time they visit a surgery, the NHS could save a staggering £1.42billion, claims a Manchester University report.The cost of treatment could be reduced by up to 18% through investment in primary and community-based ... [Published Mancunian Matters - 11 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

News story: New advisory group to support initial teacher training review

In May the former Secretary of State for Education, Michael Gove, appointed Sir Andrew Carter OBE , Headteacher of South Farnham School, leader of a school-centred initial teacher training ( ITT ) provider and ITT lead on the Teaching Schools Council, ... [Published Department for Transport - 9 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Textiles Intelligence strengthens its editorial team for continued growth

Textiles Intelligence has added a new member, Kate Lloyd, to the editorial team at its international headquarters in Wilmslow, UK. Kate Lloyd holds a BSc in Textile Design and Design Management from the University of Manchester in the UK. Her degree focused ... [Published Nestor - 8 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

85% of new grads would work in unpaid internships

Almost nine in ten new graduates would be willing to work for free and nearly two thirds would do so even if there was no guaranteed job at the end, according to research published today.The news comes just days after another study reported that a third ... [Published The National Student - 10 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 2 reports

Tributes to a star of stage and screen

TRIBUTES have been flooding in for Oldham actress Dora Bryan who has died aged 91.The star, a former student at Hathershaw Council School, had been living in a nursing home in Hove, near Brighton, in recent years as her health deteriorated. She was working ... [Published Oldham Chronicle - 9 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Manchester student hall wins prestigious award

Students in Manchester have commended the work of the staff at Sanctuary Students Grafton Street accommodation after it won this year’s Manchester Student Homes Private Hall Award.The student nominations for Grafton Street, which is managed by leading ... [Published 24dash.com - 14 hours ago]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Researchers develop smart seatbelt that senses heart rate to combat driver fatigue

A group of researchers from Spain have published a paper   on a seatbelt and seat cover embedded with sensors that can detect the driver’s respiration and heart rate to combat the driver fatalities and car accidents caused by fatigue.The project, which ... [Published Mobihealthnews - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Duo on heavyweight mission

SINGAPORE — They tip the scales at a combined 253kg and, tonight, Scott Wong and Lewis Chua will mark a special comeback for one of the Republic’s most storied sports when they head out to the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.It was at the British Empire ... [Published Today Online - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

New drug active against most aggressive type of lung cancer cells

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Clinical Trials Week -- Manchester scientists have shown that a new drug could prove useful in treating small cell lung cancer - the most aggressive form of lung cancer (see also Small Cell Lung Cancer).Scientists ... [Published 4 Traders - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Electronic health records can help simplify drugs trials, study finds

Research led by the University of Manchester found that medical records stored and updated routinely by doctors could be used to identify eligible participants for clinical trials and monitor the effects of those trials once they have begun. It said the ... [Published Out-Law.com - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 3 reports

Short Films, Big Impact

we launch eight short films showcasing the wider benefits of academic research in the social sciences and of engagement with the local community.‘ : Bringing research to life through storytelling’ was an ambitious six-month project, funded under the Economics ... [Published University of Manchester - Jul 18 2014]

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...Richard Body of the University of Manchester in the UK told Reuters Health via email. "Potentially, we could rule out MI at the timetime of arrival in the Emergency Department without the need for any serial testing. That's likely to reduce unnecessary hospital admissions, allow early reassurance for patients who don't have MI, and save money for the health service."
"Hundreds of thousands of impoverished families are selling their kids to work in harsh conditions… as hunters and fishers" Brashares says...
"As well as finding more effective treatments for advanced melanoma, we also need to stress the importance of early diagnosis, detecting tumours before they have a chance to spread."

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A reminder of what has been happening in Mali [Published Washington Post - 9 hours ago]
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Tributes to a star of stage and screen [Published Oldham Chronicle - 9 hours ago]
85% of new grads would work in unpaid internships [Published The National Student - 10 hours ago]
Embedded sensors aim to curtail fatigue-related... [Published Engineer Online - 10 hours ago]
Don't be a stranger: Seeing the same GP on ever... [Published Mancunian Matters - 11 hours ago]
News story: New members appointed to the ACMD [Published Cabinet Office - 13 hours ago]
Seeing the same GP at every visit will reduce e... [Published Medical Xpress - 14 hours ago]
Manchester student hall wins prestigious award [Published 24dash.com - 14 hours ago]
Tributes to a star of stage and screen [Published NewsRT.co.uk - 15 hours ago]
flynas Focuses on London Operations in UK Market [Published Routes Online - 15 hours ago]
My university is better than yours - what stude... [Published Guardian.co.uk - 17 hours ago]
Seeing the same GP at every visit will reduce e... [Published University of Manchester - Jul 24 2014]
Researchers develop smart seatbelt that senses ... [Published Mobihealthnews - Jul 23 2014]
Duo on heavyweight mission [Published Today Online - Jul 23 2014]
Norwegian reindeer are enjoying the balmy weath... [Published Grist - the Latest from Grist - Jul 23 2014]
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Norwegian reindeer are enjoying the balmy weath... [Published Grist - the Latest from Grist - Jul 23 2014]
When you’re planning your next incarnation, consider the majestic Norwegian reindeer . Sure you will have to deal with the draconian labor practices of one Mr. S. Clause and his union-busting elf goons , but on the flip side, job security. Also, ...
Non-intrusive bio-monitoring system anticipates... [Published Green Car Congress - Jul 23 2014]
The Instituto de Biomecánica de Valencia (Biomechanics Institute - IBV) and its consortium partners in the European project HARKEN have developed a non-intrusive system integrated into smart materials which is capable of monitoring cardiac and respiratory ...
UPDATE - ANGLE plc's Parsortix system receives ... [Published Proactiveinvestors United Kingdom website - Jul 22 2014]
---ADDS BROKER COMMENT AND SHARE PRICE--- Medtech company ANGLE ( LON:AGL ) said its Parsortix diagnostic system has been positively evaluated by the prestigious Clinical and Experimental Pharmacology (CEP) group. The CEP team is based at the Cancer ...
UPDATE - ANGLE plc's Parsotix system receives p... [Published Proactiveinvestors United Kingdom website - Jul 22 2014]
---ADDS BROKER COMMENT AND SHARE PRICE--- Medtech company ANGLE ( LON:AGL ) said its Parsotix diagnostic system has been positively evaluated by the prestigious Clinical and Experimental Pharmacology (CEP) group. The CEP team is based at the Cancer ...
UPDATE - Kalibrate Technologies expands in foot... [Published Proactiveinvestors United Kingdom website - Jul 17 2014]
---ADDS BROKER COMMENT, SHARE PRICE & BACKGROUND--- Kalibrate Technologies ( LON:KLBT ), which provides technology and services to the petrol retail industry, is opening offices in Melbourne and Bangkok as part of its expansion in the Asia-Pacific ...
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