Health and medicine students at Lancaster University have visited a manufacturing site of one of the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies.
Science and art are often thought to be polar opposites – so why did a group of artists attend lab sessions in the Faculty of Health and Medicine?
This one day conference was hosted by CETAD in the Faculty of Health and Medicine with support from Health Education North-West. The event attracted 30 practitioners working in organisational development (OD) roles in health and social care organisations in the North-West.
The first study to examine the use of cannabis in the context of daily life among people with Bipolar Disorder has shown how the drug is linked to increases in both manic and depressive symptoms.
The development of Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) may be influenced through a protein in the gut leading to inflammation according to research.
Many LGBTQ young people who self-harm or consider suicide are in difficult circumstances because of hostility to their sexual orientation or gender identity, say researchers.
The Biomedical and Life Sciences (BLS) Division is opening its doors to artists who want to explore the theory and practice of microbiological processes.
A Lancaster medical student has joined a mock Care Quality Commission inspection at two local hospitals.
A study of social networks has yielded clues about how best to improve vaccination rates for influenza.
New drugs for diseases like cystic fibrosis could be developed following a £1.5m grant to a research team led by Lancaster University.