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20 Years in the Making: Scientists Are World’s Firsts to Reproduce Complete Copy of ‘Anti-Tumour Antibiotic’, Revealing New Ways to Combat Drug-Resistant Bacteria and Fight Cancer

Published: 24th April 2019

After 20 years of dedicated research, scientists have cracked the chemical code of an incredibly complex ‘anti-tumour antibiotic’ known to be highly effective against cancer cells as well as drug-resistant bacteria, and have reproduced it synthetical

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Could Climate Change Cause Infertility?

Published: 15th April 2019  (updated 17th April 2019, 10:25am)

A number of plant and animal species could find it increasingly difficult to reproduce if climate change worsens and global temperatures become more extreme – a stark warning highlighted by new scientific research.

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Lincoln Forges New Partnership with Guizhou University in China

Published: 17th April 2019  (updated 17th April 2019, 9:51am)

The University of Lincoln, UK, has established a new partnership with Guizhou University in China to deliver an undergraduate degree in Tourism Management.

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Distinguished Medical Lectures

Published: 16th April 2019

The past successes and future shape of the National Health Service provide the focus for public lectures by two of the most influential and informed voices in British healthcare today.

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New Institutes of Technology Announced

Published: 10th April 2019  (updated 10th April 2019, 1:27pm)

The Department for Education has announced that 12 Institutes of Technology (IoT) will be set up across the country. The University of Lincoln has led a collaborative bid with regional employers and colleges to establish an Institute in Linco...

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Science Festival to Bring Learning into the Local

Published: 9th April 2019

Science in the pub is something usually reserved for the pub quiz, but an event in Lincoln this May is set to change that, giving the public the opportunity to learn in their local. The Pint of Science festival is an annual festival that take...

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Great Lives: Angela Rippon Shares Tales of a 50 Year Career

Published: 5th April 2019

Angela Rippon talks Mohammed Ali, Red Rum and why Andre Previn could never get a break from London cab drivers, in our Great Lives series.

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Vice Chancellor to Receive Lincoln Civic Award 2019

Published: 2nd April 2019

Professor Mary Stuart CBE, Vice Chancellor of the University of Lincoln, UK, has been announced as the winner of this year’s Lincoln Civic Award by the City of Lincoln Council.

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Lincoln Joins Major International HIV Trial

Published: 1st April 2019

The University of Lincoln has joined a major international clinical trial to improve the survival of infants with HIV suffering from severe pneumonia.

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Green Light for Lincoln Medical School Building

Published: 28th March 2019

The University of Lincoln, UK, has been given the official go-ahead to build Lincolnshire’s first ever medical teaching facility.

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Plant Power! Speakers Visit Lincoln to Celebrate the Natural World

Published: 18th March 2019  (updated 25th March 2019, 11:28am)

With spring in the air, a fresh venture between the University of Lincoln and Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust will launch a series of 10 free public talks in the city, all dedicated to celebrating different flora.

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