News and updates

Friday 2nd August 2019

Southampton researchers discover 'hidden reservoir of bacteria' in nose linked to chronic sinus infections

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Researchers in Southampton have discovered a "hidden reservoir of bacteria" in the nose that can prevent antibiotics being effective in the treatment of chronic sinus infections.
Date
Friday 2 August 2019
Friday 26th July 2019
Monday 15th July 2019

Health research across Hampshire, Dorset, Isle of Wight and South Wiltshire awarded £9 million

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The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) has awarded £9 million to create a new organisation called ARC Wessex.
Date
Monday 15 July 2019

Families and researchers fight rare disease together

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Professor Diana Baralle's research team is joining forces with affected families and other researchers to improve the diagnosis of a rare genetic disorder that affects the brain.
Date
Monday 15 July 2019
Monday 8th July 2019

Doctors trial new support programme to make surgery safer for people with diabetes

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Doctors in Southampton are trialling an innovative eight to 12 week support programme for people with diabetes to help improve patient outcomes post-surgery.
Date
Monday 8 July 2019
Monday 1st July 2019

International gene 'silencing' trial gives hope for Huntington's disease patients

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Neurology specialists in Southampton are taking part in a potentially ground-breaking study to slow the progression of Huntington's disease by 'silencing' the faulty gene which causes the serious brain disorder.
Date
Monday 1 July 2019

Trauma experts trial use of new enhanced blood transfusion to improve survival

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Clinicians in Southampton are trialling a new treatment which involves giving trauma patients an enhanced blood transfusion to help improve their chances of survival.
Date
Monday 1 July 2019
Friday 28th June 2019

Brain scans used to improve dementia diagnosis

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Southampton research has shown that certain patterns on brain scans could be used to help diagnose dementia earlier and support caregivers.
Date
Friday 28 June 2019
Tuesday 25th June 2019

£2.8 million lab to take killer infection fight to the frontline

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Southampton's university-hospital partnership has won £2.8 million funding for cutting-edge research laboratories to tackle antibiotic resistant infections at the point of care.
Date
Tuesday 25 June 2019
Wednesday 19th June 2019

Researchers trial gene therapy for rare bleeding disorder

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Southampton researchers are trialling a pioneering gene therapy that could lead to a cure for patients with a rare bleeding disorder.
Date
Wednesday 19 June 2019
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