New funding for research on effects of COVID-19 on cardiovascular disease – Swansea University

Swansea University has received £125k of funding from Health Data Research UK (HDR UK) to study the impact of the direct and indirect effects of COVID-19 on cardiovascular disease (CVD). The £125,196 funding award will allow the Swansea University team made up of public health professors, researchers, data scientists, cardiology and biomedical professors, based in […]

Partnership supports more than 200 pupils from disadvantaged backgrounds – Coventry University

A partnership between City Year UK and Coventry University has supported more than 200 Coventry school pupils identified as being most at risk of not fulfilling their potential. Coventry University partnered with City Year UK in 2019 to expand the charity’s UK programme to Coventry. Twenty young people, including Coventry University students, spent a year […]

Mental health boost for students emerging from lockdown – Glasgow Caledonian University

GCU staff are being trained to support student mental health and wellbeing Santander, through Santander Universities, is supporting Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) with £25,000 of funding to help train staff to support student mental health and wellbeing. Working alongside the University’s Students’ Association and SAMH (the Scottish Association for Mental Health), GCU will use the […]

Million-pound fund a “step change” for innovative coronavirus research – Imperial College London

Community Jameel and Imperial College London have created a new fund to support the scale-up of crucial COVID-19 projects. The £1 million Community Jameel Imperial College COVID-19 Excellence Fund will provide a new injection of financial support for major research projects into the impact, understanding, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of COVID-19. Imperial is at the […]

€5 million boost for coronavirus drug search – University of Dundee

The University of Dundee’s Drug Discovery Unit (DDU) has received €5 million of funding to develop antiviral treatments for Covid-19 and future coronaviruses. The University of Dundee’s Drug Discovery Unit (DDU) has received €5 million of funding to develop antiviral treatments for Covid-19 and future coronaviruses. This significant investment by the COVID-19 Therapeutics Accelerator, initiated […]

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