9 October 2017
International research experts working to implement a more ethical and inclusive model in research institutions have been meeting in Oxford this week.
22 September 2017
Researchers at the University of Oxford have developed a new way to detect heart damage caused by chemotherapy.
21 September 2017
A new screening test, funded by NIHR Oxford BRC, is being hailed the most efficient way to indicate risk of colorectal cancer.
13 September 2017
The UK is in the midst of a wide-ranging national industrial strategy which will influence the country’s future role in the global economy. The latest proposals look at the life sciences and healthcare sectors, perhaps the areas of this grand plan which will affect most people, including through the successful development – or otherwise – of the National Health Service.
12 September 2017
A group of respiratory medicine experts have called for an overhaul in our thinking about how asthma and other airways diseases are categorised and treated, saying the current approach is outdated and does not reflect advances in treating these conditions.
8 September 2017
An innovative new sensor could improve how hospital staff monitor patient breath rates and stability, according to new Oxford University research.
5 September 2017
University of Oxford researchers have been awarded £1.24 million to lead a medical diagnostics co-operative that will drive forward the development, evaluation and uptake of new medical diagnostic technologies to improve outcomes for patients in the community.
8 August 2017
7th August 2017 Dr Paul Ashley moves up from Deputy Head position and Dr Brendan Ludden joins from Vodafone.
8 August 2017
1st August 2017 Oxentia, Oxford’s global innovation consultancy, forms as independent company as it spins out from Oxford University Innovation.
28 July 2017
PREGNANT women receiving antenatal care at the John Radcliffe Hospital are being invited to take part in a world-first clinical trial.
27 July 2017
Oxford researchers are among a group of infectious disease experts to argue that the advice that patients should complete a course of antibiotics is not supported by evidence and should be dropped.
12 July 2017
The OxTALENT annual awards recognise members of the University who have made innovative use of digital technology in learning/teaching and outreach/public engagement.
12 July 2017
The Oxford Technology Showcase event in Precision Medicine and Digital Health at the Said Business School brought together prominent scientists, business leaders and healthcare professionals in this field, celebrated new technologies and research initiatives developed in and around Oxford, and explored their commercial potential.
5 July 2017
The £13m drug discovery partnership of Oxford University, Evotec and Oxford Sciences Innovation targets five new life sciences projects for acceleration.
8 June 2017
The long-standing dream of using Artificial Intelligence (AI) to build an artificial brain has taken a significant step forward, as a team led by Professor Newton Howard from the University of Oxford has successfully prototyped a nanoscale, AI-powered, artificial brain in the form factor of a high-bandwidth neural implant.
Scenic Biotech’s ‘genetic off-switch’ for disease secures major investment to accelerate development
6 June 2017
Scenic Biotech, an international collaboration between Oxford University and Netherlands Cancer Institute, aims to unlock genetic potential in tackling cancer and other diseases with new funding.