Warwick Medical School's Professor Franco Cappuccio been elected President of the British and Irish Hypertension Society.
A study by WMS has shed new light on gene fusion in bladder and brain cancer. Researchers have found that a previously overlooked part of a specific gene fusion has a worsening effect on cancer cells. They have also found that preventing cell ‘signalling’ from this particular fusion may not be an effective route for future cancer treatment research.
A University of Warwick employee and her disabled son have taken part in the Superhero Triathlon to raise money for Warwick Cancer Research Centre.
The design of aeroplane wings and storing organs for transplant could both become safer and more effective, thanks to a synthetic antifreeze which prevents the growth of ice crystals, developed by researchers at WMS and the Department of Chemistry.
A new study led by researchers at University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire (UHCW) NHS Trust and the University of Warwick has recommended an alternative method of pain relief for patients undergoing knee replacement surgery.
A video produced using research by Professor Robert Walton and NIHR Academic Clinical Fellow Liz Edwards has been shortlisted in the NIHR Let's Get Digital competition.
A state-of-the-art Midlands regional cryo-electron microscopy (Cryo-EM) facility has been established, following a successful bid by the Universities of Warwick, Nottingham and Birmingham, led by the University of Leicester.
Professor Gavin Perkins will become the new Director of Warwick Clinical Trials Unit (CTU) from 1 October 2017. He was appointed after an international search and it is a source of great pride for us that Gavin, who is already an established member of CTU, was the best candidate for this key post in the Medical School.
The University of Warwick is to receive more than £7 million to find better ways of delivering healthcare to some of the world’s poorest people.
Warwick Medical School were delighted to host the annual Society for Academic Primary Care conference on the 12th, 13th and 14th July in the Ramphal Building.
Warwick Medical School is to receive more than £7 million to find better ways of delivering healthcare to some of the world’s poorest people.
Using texts, emails, Skype and other digital communication methods can improve the health care experience of younger patients.
WMS expertise is contributing to a world-first £1.5million study aiming to tackle one of the biggest public health threats we face – antibiotic resistance.
WMS nursing professor helps launch international database aimed at reducing hair loss for chemotherapy patients
Professor Annie Young is one of six globally-recognised cancer care experts launching a new database aimed at reducing hair loss in chemotherapy patients.
A study by Warwick Medical School suggests peer-led self-management programmes have little impact on the quality of life or lung function of adolescents with asthma.
New research by Warwick Medical School has found that although the physical environment alone in a nursing home is unlikely to negatively affect the mood of residents, poor access to gardens and outdoor spaces could.
Congratulations to our team in the Biomedical Research Unit in Reproductive Health, who won the Research Team Award at the University of Warwick's staff awards on 12 May.
Warwick Medical School has started research to understand the cause of brain tumours.
A team of our researchers will study brain tumour cells in the lab to understand more about the cell division process, and how it can cause cancer when it goes wrong.
Our Cancer Research Centre welcomed around 50 members of the public, staff and students to its open event last night, 26 April, for an evening focused on how digital pathology is making grading of cancer faster and more accurate.
Professor Dieter Wolke from the Department of Psychology and colleagues at Warwick Medical School have discovered that teenagers who are affected by bullying in any way have a greater desire than others to change their bodies by going under the knife.
Earlier this month a group of faculty and students from WMS attended the regional Association for the Study of Medical Education (ASME) conference and made a presentation on student initiatives. Student initiatives are seen as a real strength of our MB ChB programme, designed and delivered by students to support fellow students.
A researcher from Warwick Medical School is one of a European team who have developed an online tool and an app for predicting the chance of women developing persistent pain after breast cancer surgery.
Anti-freeze polymers designed by the University of Warwick have been launched into high altitude as part of a successful NASA-funded project in the USA.
Antifreeze proteins developed by Dr Matt Gibson (a professor in the Department of Chemistry and WMS) are to be sent to the edge of space tomorrow, Saturday 8 April.