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In this blog Professor of Bioethics, Prof Simon Woods, explores the role of public engagement in rare disease research. And how...

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Tags: Healthier Lives

Research by a Newcastle University academic is helping to change the way racism and Islamophobia are talked about in the UK.


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Tags: Cities & Place

A recent study has revealed that clownfish adjust their growth to their environments.

The partnership between clownfish and sea...

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Tags: One Planet, Research Excellence, COP27

New research funded by UKRI Global Challenges Research Fund has shown that adopting agroecological practices improves the...

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Tags: Wellbeing, Cities & Place, Research Excellence

As Covid-19 is still affecting the world, another virus is impacting public health: monkeypox.

Writing for The Conversation, Dr...

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Tags: Data, Healthier Lives, Research,

We live, work, rest and play in them, but during the 20th century our cities weren't planned with humans in mind. Now, Professor...

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Tags: Wellbeing, Community, Cities & Place,

Emeritus Professor Andy Hall retired from Newcastle University in 2016 following a successful career in haematology and childhood...

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Tags: Cancer, Healthier Lives, Alumni community,

There are numerous reasons for kidney and liver organ failure, which if left untreated is life-threatening. But, often patients...

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Tags: Healthier Lives, Research, Research Excellence

Exciting new genetic research has revealed that the Galapagos giant tortoise Chelonoidis phantasticus is not extinct.

Back from...

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Tags: One Planet, Alumni, Research Excellence

In our latest blog, we're exploring Aphasia, a debilitating condition that recently made headlines. Read the full story, and how...

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Tags: Ageing, Healthier Lives, Research Excellence

We're leading a new alliance of researchers, innovators and manufacturers in the north east of England. Read on to discover how...

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Tags: Energy, One Planet, Working with Business,

Newcastle Poetry Festival recently enjoyed a successful return to the city. Celebrating the very best in poetry, the outstanding...

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Tags: Culture & Creative Arts, Alumni, Research Excellence