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Parkinson's disease 3D illustration showing neurons containing Lewy bodies

Tapeworm drug could lead the fight against Parkinson’s disease

12 December 2017

Drug molecule in tapeworm medicine activates protein implicated in development of the disease

CCI machine

World’s top scientists share ideas at catalysis conference

12 December 2017

Leading researchers celebrate success.

Economics

Cultural and psychological factors holding back competitiveness in northern regions

11 December 2017

Report reveals economic performance of Britain’s regions and cities

Pharmabees sustainability award

Pharmabees wins sustainability award

11 December 2017

Cynnal Cymru - Sustain Wales Awards ceremony takes place in the Senedd.

ocean

Food from oceans can help satisfy global demand

7 December 2017

Report led by University-based Academia Europaea hub handed to European Commission

Laura Thomas

Works starts on 2018 Eisteddfod Crown

7 December 2017

University sponsors innovative design featuring unusual technique.

Executive Education facilities

Small business support recognised

7 December 2017

Cardiff Business School secures Small Business Charter award

Creative thinking

Panalpina announces winner of ‘Innovative Thinking’ Award

6 December 2017

Prize has power to open global career doors.

Roger Scully

Political Studies Communicator of the Year

6 December 2017

Professor Roger Scully recognised for ‘authoritative and tangible contribution’

Professor Sir Michael Marmot lecture

Professor Sir Michael Marmot delivers the 2017 Julian Tudor Hart Lecture

1 December 2017

He says ‘Tackling the health gap will take action across the whole of society’

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Success for Cardiff University in Higher Education ‘Oscars’

1 December 2017

Local and international engagement work secures two major awards

Relationship violence

Majority of Further Education students have experienced dating and relationship violence

30 November 2017

Cardiff University study finds 55.1% of males and 53.5% of females aged 16-19 experienced some form of dating and relationship violence

cosmic rays

Wales gets its first network of cosmic ray detectors

30 November 2017

Major international project will give schoolchildren the chance to explore some of the most important questions in astrophysics

Pharmabees beer launch

Brewing with botanicals makes ‘Pharmabees beer’

30 November 2017

‘Mêl’ combines University honey with health-enriching botanicals.

Image of Head of the clinic performing eye test on patient

Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Cardiff University’s Down’s Syndrome Vision Research Unit

30 November 2017

Transforming eye care and learning potential for children with Down’s syndrome

Grangetown World Market

Community market backed by University

29 November 2017

Winter event takes place on ‘Small Business Saturday’.

Business

Training future Welsh-speaking business leaders

29 November 2017

New course prepares students for changing Welsh labour market

Image of woman at Cardiff Alcohol Treatment Centry

Are drunk tanks the answer to UK’s problem of intoxicated revellers?

29 November 2017

Do alcohol intoxication management services reduce burden on emergency services?

Artist's impression of a blood clot

New family of lipids plays key role in clot formation

28 November 2017

New lipids discovery could reduce deaths from stroke and heart attack

UK and EU flags

New appointment to Governance after Brexit

27 November 2017

Professor Daniel Wincott to lead and design major new Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) programme.

IQE wafer

Compound Semiconductor Centre wins at 2017 TechWorks Awards

27 November 2017

Cardiff partnership claims Research and Collaboration crown.

chatty factories

Researchers to create “chatty factories” of the future

27 November 2017

New £1.5m project will create system in which products can “talk” to the factory floor in order to transform the modern manufacturing process

seagrass

Can citizen scientists locate the world’s seagrass?

24 November 2017

Public can help save world’s threatened seagrass meadows, say researchers in new study

0.4m telescope at the Las Cumbres Observatory

Public to join the hunt for Einstein's gravitational waves

24 November 2017

New citizen science project will allow public to search the sky for signs of violent cosmic events that lead to the production of space-time ripples

Image of the outside of Sir Geraint Evans Building

The Sir Geraint Evans Cardiovascular Research Building

24 November 2017

Sir Geraint Evans’ legacy lives on as University research unit extends its remit to cardiovascular disease