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Can you read a number plate from 20m away?
Research

Can you read a number plate from 20m away?

Not being able to read a number plate from 20m (65ft) away when stopped by police officers could lead to an immediate driving license revocation.

5 September 2018
The shape of quadruple-helix DNA can be controlled
Research

The shape of quadruple-helix DNA can be controlled

The ability to control alternative shapes of DNA (quadruple-helix DNA) opens up the possibility for new applications in biomedicine, computer science, nano/optoelectronics and biotechnology.

5 September 2018
National Antimicrobial Resistance PhD Training Programme
Research

National Antimicrobial Resistance PhD Training Programme

Six Ulster PhD researchers have been invited to participate in a new National Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) PhD Training Programme at the University of Bristol with 150 PhD researchers across the UK.

17 August 2018
Road Safety: get your sight tested by an optometrist every 2 years
Research

Road Safety: get your sight tested every 2 years

The Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) has launched a national eyesight awareness campaign encouraging drivers to take the number plate test.

1 August 2018
Nutrition Society Irish Section Conference 2018
Research

Nutrition Society Conference 2018

The Nutrition Society Irish Section Conference 2018, organised by NICHE Nutrition and Innovation Centre for Food & Health, took place on 20-22 June 2018, at Ulster University, Coleraine.

25 June 2018
Biomed at BIO2018
Research

Biomed at BIO2018

The Biomedical Sciences Research Institute Core Facilities were represented at the BIO2018 international convention in Boston beginning of June.

19 June 2018
New industrial PhD Academy to support 10 PhD researchers
Other

New industrial PhD Academy

Ulster and Randox have launched a £5 million skills development initiative to support up to 10 PhD researchers.

6 June 2018
TMED9 Conference - Innovating to Live Well for Longer
Other

TMED9 Conference

This year TMED9 will focus on "Innovating to Live Well for Longer" and will also provide an update on the Centre for Personalised Medicine, Clinical Decision Making and Patient Safety. Local and international expertise drawn from academia, business, clinical and data analytics will combine at TMED9 to network and explore ways to improve diagnostics and personalised medicine.

4 June 2018
Vitamin-d workshop, Barcelona May 2018
Research

Vitamin-d workshop, Barcelona May 2018

Staff and PhD researchers from NICHE travelled to Barcelona in May 2018 to take part to the Vitamin D conference, one of the the best workshops for researchers interested in vitamin D.

4 June 2018
Watch Video - Safe Water project
Research

Safe Water project

Ulster University is taking part to the Safe Water project to provide low cost sustainable clean water technology and help people quickly tell if water is safe to drink.

15 May 2018
Stratified Medicine recruiting 3 Research Lecturers
Job Vacancy

Job opportunities in Stratified Medicine

Job opportunities in Stratified Medicine for 3 Research Lecturers in Biostatistics and Genome Analyses, Molecular Immunology and Cellular Ageing.

2 May 2018
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