In the Media - Archive

‘Major flaw’ discovered in Visa’s contactless cards

04 November 2014  Daily Mail
Further coverage of research which has revealed that contactless debit cards could be manipulated to transfer thousands into a scammer’s account.

published on: 6th November 2014

How notorious HIV is being hijacked to tackle cancer

04 November 2014  The Conversation
Dr Victoria Forster explains how the HIV virus can be used to help scientists look at the specific genetic changes which they think contribute to a healthy cell becoming a cancer cell.

published on: 6th November 2014

Why crash diets may be GOOD for you: New research turns accepted dieting wisdom on its head

04 November 2014  Daily Mail
Research by Professor Roy Taylor is mentioned in a feature discussing how the view that rapid weight loss is unlikely to be helpful in the long term is starting to change. Professor Taylor's research showed that reducing daily energy intake to 800 calories can reverse type 2 diabetes in just eight weeks.

published on: 6th November 2014

Longer life for damaged livers

04 November 2014  Euronews.com
Researchers on a European project called d-Liver are developing a platform to allow chronic liver disease sufferers to know when their livers are faltering and when they need special hospital care, not just regular check-ups. James Orr, a clinical research fellow in hepatology, at Newcastle University says the technology should improve the quality of life of patients.

published on: 6th November 2014

London: A city in perpetual gridlock

04 November 2014  gulfnews.com
Edmund King, president of the AA, and a visiting professor of transport at Newcastle University is quoted in a feature looking at the steps being taken by Government and businesses to ease congestion in London.

published on: 6th November 2014

Citizen scientist team to record our coastal species

04 November 2014  The Journal
Experts from Newcastle University – backed by a £1.7m Heritage Lottery Fund grant – will train 3000 volunteers for the ’Capture our Coast’ project, which will investigate how the coastline is responding to climate change.

published on: 6th November 2014

Anniversary debate on the future of North-East

04 November 2014   Northern Echo
The University is hosting a panel debate event today with senior politicians, journalists and business leaders to discuss decentralisation in the wake of the Scottish independence referendum.

published on: 6th November 2014

Visa card glitch could lead to fraud

01 November 2014  National BBC Breakfast
Newcastle University research reveals how criminals could steal large amounts of money from people's pockets using a mobile phone, because of a glitch in Visa's contactless credit cards.

published on: 3rd November 2014

Making green plastics viable for everyday use

03 November 2014  Asia One.com
Scientists at Newcastle University International Singapore have devised a technique to make renewable and biodegradable plastics called bioplastics more commercially viable.

published on: 3rd November 2014

Rajoy Assailed as Spain’s Podemos Surges, Catalans Vote

03 November 2014  Bloomberg News
Dr Alex Quiroga, reader in Spanish political history, comments on voter opinion ahead of an informal ballot on Catalonian independence.

published on: 3rd November 2014

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