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Queen's researchers recognised as most influential researchers who study diabetes complications

Special Recognition | 11 February, 2019

Congratulations to Queen’s University research experts who were named in the UK’s top 25 most influential researchers who study diabetes complications.

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Family history inspires Queen’s University Belfast researcher to tackle oesophageal cancer

Research | 6 February, 2019

A leading scientist from Queen’s University Belfast has been awarded over £855,000 from Cancer Research UK to find new ways to prevent oesophageal cancer and improve survival rates.

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New approach to bowel cancer analysis could lead to better prognosis for patients

Queen’s University Belfast experts | 17 December, 2018

Researchers at Queen’s University Belfast have discovered a new way to analyse bowel cancer tumours, which could lead to more personalised treatments and better prognosis for patients.

€8.8m investment in health research trials to benefit people’s health and wellbeing

24 September, 2018

People from both sides of the border will benefit from new health and social care research trials thanks to a new Cross-Border Healthcare Intervention Trials in Ireland Network (CHITIN).

World Sight Day and Pan-Ireland Ophthalmic Conference 2018

Events | 14 September, 2018

Queen’s University Belfast is delighted to announce two special events taking place in October 2018 to celebrate World Sight Day which provide a platform to promote the advancement of knowledge and treatment of diabetic eye disease and AMD.

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Queen's to host AIMday Big Data, AI and the One Health Agenda

13 August, 2018

Queen’s University Belfast will hosting AIMday Big Data, AI and the One Health Agenda on Friday 19th October 2018 at Riddel Hall, Queen’s University Belfast.

Summer Graduation - Tell your story

8 May, 2018

Are you graduating and have an interesting story to tell?

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Researcher from Queen’s publishes groundbreaking plan to end bowel cancer

12 January, 2018

A groundbreaking report, led by Professor Mark Lawler, Chair in Translational Cancer Genomics at Queen’s highlights a plan to end bowel cancer, the second most common cause of cancer death in Europe.

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New precision medicine centre of excellence will improve patient treatment

4 December, 2017

A £10million Centre of Excellence in Precision Medicine has been launched by Invest Northern Ireland and Queen’s University Belfast.

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Wellcome-HRB Irish Clinical Academic Training (ICAT) PhD Fellowships

18 September, 2017

ICAT seeks to appoint 8 qualified and ambitious medical graduates who aspire to become the next generation of clinical academic leaders. Applications must be submitted by 16.00 GMT, 31 October 2017

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Clinical Academic Training Opportunities

27 January, 2017

Specialist Training Posts with Academic Training Opportunities at Queen’s University

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Wellcome/ HRB Irish Clinical Academic Training PhD Fellowships

11 November, 2016

ICAT seeks to appoint the first cohort of 8 well qualified and ambitious medical graduates who aspire to become the next generation of clinical academic leaders.

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BELFAST AND LONDON RESEARCHERS JOIN FORCES TO EMBARK ON ‘PIONEERING’ PROSTATE CANCER STUDY

HEALTH | 29 August, 2016

Researchers from Queen’s University and the Institute of Cancer Research in London have received a grant of over £819,000 from Prostate Cancer UK to test a new potential treatment for advanced prostate cancer.

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QUEEN’S RESEARCHERS IN £2 MILLION BID TO REVERSE THE DAMAGE OF MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS

23 August, 2016

Researchers at Queen’s University Belfast have begun a £2 million research programme to investigate reversing the damage caused by Multiple Sclerosis.

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New study reveals impact of city design on physical activity levels in India

21 June, 2016

An international research team, led by public health experts at Queen’s University Belfast, have conducted the first ever study into the impact of the built environment on levels of exercise and physical activity among people in India.

QUEEN’S RESEARCHERS DISCOVER HEART DRUG COULD REDUCE DIABETES RELATED BLINDNESS

14 June, 2016

Researchers at Queen's University Belfast and University College London have discovered that a drug, originally developed to treat cardiovascular disease, has the potential to reduce diabetes related blindness.

Dentistry at Queen’s is Ranked 1st in UK

1 June, 2016

Dentistry at Queen’s University Belfast is now ranked as the top Dentistry course in the UK. The latest Guardian rankings have announced that Dentistry at Queen’s has moved to 1st place after ranking 2nd in previous years.

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QUEEN’S RESEARCHERS IN €2.25M INTERNATIONAL PROJECT TO TACKLE DIABETES-RELATED BLINDNESS

World-leading researchers from Queen’s University Belfast are among a team of scientists from the USA and Ireland who are collaborating to develop a novel treatment for diabetes-related blindness.

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A WORLD’S FIRST TRIAL

14 March, 2016

QUB in world’s first trial of new treatment for prostate cancer

€50m programme to develop new antibiotic treatments

Researchers at Queen’s are leading a €50 million, Europe-wide, project to develop new drug treatments that could improve the lives of patients with cystic fibrosis and bronchiectasis.

Cancer Survival Rates

14 March, 2016

Release of the cancer incidence and survival statistics for Northern Ireland 2010-2014

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