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There are over 7000 recognised rare diseases but only around 5% have an approved treatment available. Professor Wyatt Yue’s team...


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Newcastle University's findings are benefiting people across the globe. 

The World Health Organization has a globally agreed...


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When it comes to ensuring that older people live longer, healthier, happier lives, Newcastle University's work has asked if art...


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Scientists led by Newcastle University can identify if a child receiving treatment for brain cancer is at risk of relapsing – and...


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Following in the footsteps of famous Newcastle University alumnus Dr John Snow, who identified cholera as a waterborne disease,...


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

Writing for The Conversation, Dr...


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


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


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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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In our latest blog, Professor Janice McLaughlin outlines how our research and partnerships with disability and carer...


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We’re cracking the problem of vitamin D deficiency in the UK. Discover why you may have spotted our logo on the lid of a box of...


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