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New pinprick blood test for Covid-19

27 July 2020

Low-cost technique protects NHS patients and staff

COVID-19 Community Journal Club

Getting to grips with COVID-19

25 July 2020

Scientists at Cardiff University's School of Medicine release weekly COVID-19 community journal club

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Discovery of new immune targets inside flu virus offers hope for universal vaccine

16 July 2020

Cardiff University-led study found internal protein fragments that could provide new target for drugs

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Faster DNA sequencing transforms HIV treatment

13 July 2020

New system benefits HIV and TB patients in Wales

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Researchers and NHS working together to tackle COVID-19

14 May 2020

In collaboration with colleagues in the NHS, using cutting-edge technologies and infrastructures in Cardiff University, researchers are addressing a number of key questions regarding COVID-19.

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Scientists call for urgent research on potential for mouthwash to reduce SARS-CoV-2 transmission

13 May 2020

Cardiff University-led review says oral rinses are ‘under-researched area of major clinical need’

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Researcher gets artistic to support homeschooling

13 May 2020

A researcher in the School of Medicine has created some fantastic worksheets to help parents and teachers with their homeschooling.

Professor Valarie O'Donnell

Cardiff University professor elected Fellow of Academy of Medical Sciences

12 May 2020

Valerie O’Donnell is named among 50 leading figures in biomedical and health sciences

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New rapid diagnostic test for peritonitis used for first time in patients

20 April 2020

Promising results for point-of-care test developed by Cardiff University and Mologic

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Cardiff scientists to help track UK spread of coronavirus

23 March 2020

£20m project to create UK-wide network of sequencing centres to map and halt spread