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Scientist testing blood

New blood cancer test

11 May 2017

New test more effective at predicting survival in blood cancer patients

Soldiers on Pyramid

The First World War in the lands of the Pharaohs

9 May 2017

2000 unseen images of Egypt and Palestine gathered by researchers

Professor Jamie Rossjohn

Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences

9 May 2017

Professor Jamie Rossjohn elected to Fellowship of the Academy of Medical Sciences

The stigma of being looked after graphics

Online education hub for children in care

4 May 2017

Cardiff University and Welsh Government join forces to develop online resource

Slag heap

Slag heaps could help pull carbon from the atmosphere

2 May 2017

Cardiff University academic awarded £300k to explore greenhouse gas removal using waste material

Elderly lady with pills in hand

Sleeping pills linked to hip fractures in elderly

27 April 2017

Research identifies risk over doctors’ ‘prescription of choice’

Two police officers

Decline in serious violence

26 April 2017

Serious violence in England and Wales drops 10% in 2016

Computer code

Cyber security centre of excellence to open at Cardiff University

24 April 2017

Cardiff University and Airbus launch first centre of its kind in Europe to tackle cyber-attacks on critical infrastructure

Pregnant woman in consultation with doctor

Prenatal screening for Down’s syndrome seen as “routine practice”

24 April 2017

Healthcare practices lead to normalisation of opt-in screening for pregnant women

Handcuffs and calculator on headlines about white collar crime

ESRC Celebrating Impact Prize 2017

20 April 2017

Research into effective strategies to tackle organised crime shortlisted for prestigious award