Life Sciences & Medicine

  • AB25 2ZD

Impacts

Aberdeen research prompts change in dental policy benefiting thousands of Scottish children

Craig Ramsay (Coordinator), Jeremy M Grimshaw (Coordinator), Graeme MacLennan (Coordinator), Jan Clarkson (Coordinator), Nigel B. Pitts (Coordinator), Ruth Thomas (Coordinator), Elizabeth A Shirran (Coordinator), Marion Campbell (Coordinator), Jill Ann Mollison (Coordinator)

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Assessment of Mood and Cognitive Function

John Crawford (Coordinator), Paul H. Garthwaite (Coordinator), David C. Howell (Coordinator)

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British Science Festival Exhibition

Douglas Martin (Participant), Gillian Slessor (Participant), Jacqui Hutchison (Participant), Kenny Smith (Participant)

Impact: Other Impacts

Campylobacteriosis: risk assessment and reducing infection in humans

Norval Strachan (Coordinator), Kenneth James Forbes (Coordinator), Iain Ogden (Coordinator)

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Cannabis as a source of medicines

Roger Pertwee (Coordinator), P Consroe (Coordinator), R Musty (Coordinator), David Baker (Coordinator)

Impact: Quality of life Impacts

Carbon-calculating: the development of Scottish Windfarms

Joanne Smith (Coordinator), Pete Smith (Coordinator), Dali Nayak (Coordinator)

Impact: Quality of life Impacts

Commercial applications of pioneering research on the human gut microbiota

Karen Scott (Participant), Petra Louis (Participant), Alan Walker (Participant), Sylvia Duncan (Participant), Harry Flint (Participant)

Impact: Economic Impacts, Quality of life Impacts

Depressive Disorder Research

Ian Reid (Coordinator), Isobel Cameron (Coordinator), Kenneth Lawton (Coordinator), John Crawford (Coordinator)

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Development of an international standard measure for the reporting of patients’ assessment of their varicose veins

Andrew Garratt (Coordinator), D. Ruta (Coordinator), K Buckingham (Coordinator), Zygmunt Krukowski (Coordinator)

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Discovery and commercialisation of an entirely new drug for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease

Claude Wischik (Participant), Charles Harrington (Participant), John Storey (Participant), Janet Rickard (Participant), David Horsley (Participant), Thomas Baddeley (Participant), Steven Kemp (Participant), James Sinclair (Participant), Claudia Zabke (Participant), F. Theuring (Participant), F Stamer (Participant), C Marshall (Participant)

Impact: Quality of life Impacts, Economic Impacts

Discovery and commercialisation of new drug for rheumatoid arthritis and related conditions

Iain Greig (Coordinator), Stuart Ralston (Coordinator), Rob. J. van't Hof (Coordinator)

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Discovery of rice as the major dietary source of inorganic arsenic

Andrew Alexander Meharg (Coordinator)

Impact: Public policy Impacts

From melatonin receptors to Valdoxan

Peter Morgan (Coordinator), Lynda Williams (Coordinator), Perry Barrett (Coordinator), A D Strosberg (Coordinator)

Impact: Quality of life Impacts

Impacts of offshore energy developments

Paul Thompson (Coordinator), Philip S. Hammond (Coordinator), David Lusseau (Coordinator), D L Borchers (Coordinator), Gordon Hastie (Coordinator)

Impact: Quality of life Impacts

Influencing national and international breastfeeding care through the generation of high quality evidence

Pat Hoddinott (Coordinator), David John Godden (Coordinator), Rosemary Jane Britten (Coordinator), Jill Ann Mollison (Coordinator), Amanda Lee (Coordinator), Gordon Prescott (Coordinator), Anne Ludbrook (Coordinator)

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Inorganic arsenic in rice bran and its products are an order of magnitude

Pete Smith (Coordinator), Jon Hillier (Coordinator), Joanne Smith (Coordinator)

Impact: Quality of life Impacts

Making surgery safer: non-technical skills of anaesthetists, surgeons and scrub nurses

Rhona Flin (Coordinator), Georgina Claudia Fletcher (Coordinator), Steven Yule (Coordinator), Lucy Mitchell (Coordinator)

Impact

Management of Change in the Healthcare Sector

Lorna McKee (Coordinator), Patrick C. Flood (Coordinator)

Impact: Social Impacts