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Cardiff University-led study into antibiotic use wins research paper of the year

23 October 2020

Study found simple finger-prick blood test could help to reduce antibiotic use in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

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Climate scientists fly more than other researchers, first global study suggests

19 October 2020

Cardiff University research also suggests climate researchers do more to offset their flying

Major funding boost to support future research leaders

16 October 2020

Cardiff University is part of a major consortium that will shape the research leaders of the next generation

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Non-routine testing of patients with suspected Covid-19 ‘of little benefit’ to assess risk

15 October 2020

Cardiff University and University Hospital of Wales carry out first evaluation of extended testing, using newly developed electronic healthcare database

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Austerity’s impact on rural poverty has been overlooked, study finds

14 October 2020

New evidence of ‘hollowing out’ of rural local government and the growth of rural food banks

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Vulnerable adults in police custody missing out on vital support, research shows

13 October 2020

‘Appropriate adult’ present for a fraction of cases, says report

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Machine learning helps to predict new violence hot spots

12 October 2020

Cardiff University analysis uncovers ‘no alcohol’ locations that could be targeted to reduce violent crime

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E-cigarette use among young people has fallen for the first time in Wales but declines in youth smoking have stalled

8 October 2020

Academics studied responses from more than 100,000 secondary school pupils

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Faster COVID-19 testing with simple algebraic equations

7 October 2020

Cardiff University mathematician proposes new technique to drastically increase the amount of testing for COVID-19

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New report reveals lack of mental health support for skin disease patients

5 October 2020

Cardiff University expert says report recommendations aim to address ‘woeful’ provision