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Research news


Nottingham joins UK data alliance for research

Researchers in Nottingham are amongst the first in the UK to benefit from membership of a national Alliance set up to provide better access to health data to accelerate the development of new treatments, drugs and therapies.


Nottingham tops the research league tables

Clinical research teams at Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust (NUH) are celebrating being the top performing hospital in the East Midlands and one of the most research-active in the country.

Award success for Nottingham research project

An innovative Nottingham research project to improve diagnosis of liver disease has won a prestigious national award this week after benefitting over 4,500 patients.

Nottingham hosts national experimental medicine conference

Nottingham will host the 15th annual UK Clinical Research Facilities Network conference this summer, bringing over 400 scientists, clinicians and researchers together to debate future developments in experimental medicine. 


Nottingham major partner in new Academic Liver Disease Network

Professor Guruprasad Aithal, Gastrointestinal and Liver Disorder theme lead for the NIHR Nottingham Biomedical Research Centre, is one of the founding members of a new network looking at adverse liver reactions from medications. Whilst rare these reactions can result in patients experiencing serious consequences including life-threatening acute liver failure. 


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