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Artificial intelligence could be used to triage patients suspected at risk of early stage oesophageal cancer

Artificial intelligence could be used to triage patients suspected at risk of early stage oesophageal cancer

When researchers applied the technique to analysing samples obtained using the ‘pill on a string’ diagnostic tool Cytosponge, they found...

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Cambridge COVID-19 Test Centre has processed more than 3 million tests

Cambridge COVID-19 Test Centre has processed more than 3 million tests

The Centre, at the University’s Anne McLaren Building on the Cambridge Biomedical Campus, has reached a new milestone following a unique...

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Hunting for Covid-19 variants

Hunting for Covid-19 variants

Towards the middle of December, a sombre Matt Hancock, UK Health Secretary, stood up to deliver an address to the House of...

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National drug trial to prevent deaths after Covid patients leave hospital

National drug trial to prevent deaths after Covid patients leave hospital

A UK-wide study is being launched to reduce the number of people who die in the months following a stay in hospital with Covid-19. The...

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New Vision for Cambridge Biomedical Campus Launched

New Vision for Cambridge Biomedical Campus Launched

Cambridge Biomedical Campus (CBC) is launching a new vision for the campus, with a request for the people of Cambridge to get directly...

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Pandemic restrictions aggravating known triggers for self-harm and poor mental health among children and young people

Pandemic restrictions aggravating known triggers for self-harm and poor mental health among children and young people

Writing in The BMJ, Professor Tamsin Ford at the University of Cambridge and colleagues say deterioration in mental health is clearest...

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Sugar purchased in soft drinks fell 10% following introduction of industry levy

Sugar purchased in soft drinks fell 10% following introduction of industry levy

While the volume of soft drinks purchased did not change, the amount of sugar in those drinks was 30g lower per household per week, which...

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Genomics study identifies routes of transmission of coronavirus in care homes

Genomics study identifies routes of transmission of coronavirus in care homes

Genomic surveillance – using information about genetic differences between virus samples – can help identify how SARS-CoV-2 spreads in...

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CBC on Tour events: 8000 Miles from Cambridge

CBC on Tour events: 8000 Miles from Cambridge

This event which was first broadcast on Tuesday 23 February between 12:30 – 1:30pm, heard from Evelyn Brealey, Director of Cambridge...

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Ramesh’s pride at joining Covid vaccination programme

Ramesh’s pride at joining Covid vaccination programme

A senior member of staff at Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust has spoken of his pride over his role in vaccinating...

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Single dose of Pfizer BioNTech vaccine reduces asymptomatic infections and potential for SARS-CoV-2 transmission

Single dose of Pfizer BioNTech vaccine reduces asymptomatic infections and potential for SARS-CoV-2 transmission

New data from Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge suggests that a single dose of the Pfizer BioNTech vaccine can reduce by 75% the number...

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Health Data Research Hub for IBD creates new animation

Health Data Research Hub for IBD creates new animation

Today, Gut Reaction, the Health Data Research Hub for Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) launches a new animation to explain how patient...

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