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Cost-saving tool improves treatment for care home patients

27 January 2016

Medicine-managing tool to improve patient care and save millions of pounds for care homes

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Dr Oliver Castell Awarded SEB President's Medal

21 January 2016

Congratulations to Dr Olliver Castell who will be awarded the President's Medal of the Society for Experimental Biology

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Pharmacy research makes headlines

11 January 2016

Featured article in Molecular Therapy

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Anglo-Thai Society's Educational Award

2 December 2015

PhD student wins the Anglo-Thai Society’s Educational Award for Excellence 2015

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Towards improving pneumonia diagnosis

20 November 2015

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation award to develop improved diagnostic tool for pneumonia in children

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Antibiotic Awareness Day 2015

18 November 2015

European Antibiotic Awareness day

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Insider’s Business and Education Partnerships Awards 2015

4 November 2015

Prof Jean Yves Maillard wins Research and Development Award

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Pharmabees

29 October 2015

Using nature to find new antibiotics, the honeybee is a drug discovery tool

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Universal strategy to increase the uptake of drugs

22 October 2015

Scientists design more effective approach to deliver drugs targeting cancer cells and other diseases

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NATO and the EU support Anthrax Workshop in Georgia

29 September 2015

Prof Les Baillie hosts a meeting at the Georgian National Centre to support his work on Anthrax

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Venturefest return for Cardiff innovator

24 September 2015

A University innovator who credits Venturefest Wales for spurring her decision to co-found a brand-new business returns to the one-day festival this week.

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PhD student wins prize at SfAM image competition

17 September 2015

Dmitry Malyshev has won a prize of an image he generated as part of his research

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Clinical trial for Cardiff’s shingles treatment

8 September 2015

The first ever patient has been enrolled in the pivotal phase III clinical trial of a drug pioneered by Cardiff University which could bring hope for millions of shingles sufferers

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Best ever National Student Survey results

13 August 2015

2015 National Student Survey (NSS) results show the School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences has achieved outstanding ratings by students.

Civil society and communities

Successful MPharm Accreditation

6 August 2015

Official confirmation from the General Pharmaceutical Council of the successful accreditation of the Cardiff MPharm programme.

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Technology helps Rugby World Cup stars

29 July 2015

Experts will demonstrate why rugby balls can be caught in wet weather

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Major presence at Eisteddfod

28 July 2015

Cardiff University experts tackle major issues that matter to Wales at Eisteddfod.

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Innovation and Impact Awards 2015

18 June 2015

Clinical wet wipes project cleans up at Innovation Awards

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‘Superbug’ wet wipe project wins innovation award

18 June 2015

A partnership which developed clinical wet wipes to tackle hospital 'superbug' infections has won a Business Innovation Prize at Cardiff University's Innovation and Impact Awards 2015, sponsored by leading law firm Geldards and IP Group.

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Soapbox challenge for female scientists to get their message across

4 June 2015

Five Cardiff University scientists are stepping on a soapbox in Swansea to enthuse the passing public about their research.