Nearly 40% of children with leukaemia whose disease returns after treatment could benefit from a drug designed to treat colon, skin and lung cancer.
published on: 23rd September 2014
Newcastle University neurologist Professor David Burn has been appointed as Clinical Director of Parkinson's UK, in a bid to drive forward urgent improvements to the standard of care for people with Parkinson's.
published on: 12th September 2014
Newcastle University is launching a new free online course to help people learn how to prevent falls and injury.
published on: 8th September 2014
Following the historic Great North Run and its millionth finisher, Newcastle University is launching a new degree that highlights the health benefits of physical exercise.
published on: 3rd September 2014
A pioneering fertility technique developed at Newcastle University, which allows the successful transfer of DNA between two human eggs, was debated in Parliament.
published on: 2nd September 2014