Biomedical Sciences Research Institute Updates
Latest updates from the Biomedical Sciences Research Institute.
6 June 2019
Published Research shows that Frankincense essential oil, well known in Indian Ayurvedic and African folk medicine, suppresses growth of Human melanoma cancer cells and protects liver from hepatotoxicity.
16 April 2019
In a collaboration involving 5 centres, Dr Mamoon Aldeyab from Ulster Biomedical Sciences Research Institute publishes a study in Nature microbiology allowing for better design of antibiotic stewardship.
5 September 2018
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 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.
17 August 2018
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.
1 August 2018
The Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) has launched a national eyesight awareness campaign encouraging drivers to take the number plate test.
25 June 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.
6 June 2018
Ulster and Randox have launched a £5 million skills development initiative to support up to 10 PhD researchers.
4 June 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.
2 May 2018
Job opportunities in Stratified Medicine for 3 Research Lecturers in Biostatistics and Genome Analyses, Molecular Immunology and Cellular Ageing.
25 April 2018
In May, the theme of the Research and innovation seminar in Healthcare is Future role of Cannabis / Cannabinoids in Healthcare.
24 March 2018
Several NICHE researchers attended a meeting in Rochester with international partners to discuss and plan the future of research on nutrition, mercury & child development.
15 March 2018
First Centre for Personalised Medicine steering group meeting.
1 February 2018
The special Edition of Peptides journal edited by UU researchers Peter Flatt and Michael Conlon presents the latest advances in Diabetes research.