2015

Dr John Davies

Dr John Davies (1938 - 2015)

17 February 2015

A tribute to renowned historian and Cardiff graduate, Dr John Davies, who died aged 76.

3D image of human intestines

Immune system “friendly fire” could be to blame for bowel cancer deaths

17 February 2015

New research suggests that patients recovering from bowel cancer surgery may be at a higher risk of relapse if their blood shows an immune response to a particular protein, called carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA).

Diamond Light Source, the national synchrotron facility

Towards more targeted cancer vaccines

16 February 2015

Clearest picture yet of cancer’s immune response paves way for more accurate vaccines.

Norman Lamb and Jenny Willot visiting CUBRIC

Care Minister visits CUBRIC

13 February 2015

Care Minister witnesses Cardiff University’s ground-breaking contribution to mental health research.

Kidney cross section in body

New test for acute kidney injury in development

13 February 2015

Could patients’ urine predict killer condition before it strikes?

Owen Smith, Shadow Secretary of State for Wales

Wales in Westminster

12 February 2015

Leaders’ speeches kick off.

Peter Wells as St David Awards announcement

Engineer shortlisted for honour recognising ‘exceptional achievements’

12 February 2015

Professor Peter Wells pioneered medical ultrasound scanning.

CCTV cameras

Fight-sensing cameras to cut crime on Britain’s streets

12 February 2015

Cardiff researchers develop 'smart' cameras that guide police before anyone gets hurt.

University researchers wearing red coats in lab

Researchers ‘Go Red’ for Heart Month

6 February 2015

British Heart Foundation support for University cardiac research reaches £10M since 2007.

Professor Ian Rees Jones

Skivers against Strivers

6 February 2015

Expert panel examines ‘welfare myth of them and us’.