How can we end male violence? Bristol conference invites contributions from professionals working with boys and young men
Researchers from the University of Bristol, in partnership with Bristol Young Men ’ s Network, are inviting professionals working with boys and young men to contribute to a conference around masculinity, violence and mental health. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - August 4, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Announcements; Faculty of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, Bristol Medical School, Institutes, Institutes, Bristol Population Health Science Institute, Institutes, Brigstow Source Type: news

University garden declared as one of UK ’ s top green spaces
The University of Bristol ’ s Royal Fort Gardens have been awarded the coveted Green Flag Award as it is officially recognised as one of the country ’ s best parks. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - August 3, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Grants and Awards, Sustainability; Press Release Source Type: news

Volcanic super eruptions are millions of years in the making – followed by swift surge
Researchers at the University of Bristol and Scottish Universities Environmental Research Centre have discovered that super-eruptions occur when huge accumulations of magma deep in the Earth ’ s crust, formed over millions of years, move rapidly to the surface disrupting pre-existing rock. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - August 3, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Research; Faculty of Science, School of Earth Sciences; Press Release Source Type: news

University hockey players compete in under 21s European champs
Two Bristol hockey players tested their mettle against some of the best teams in the world at the under 21s European championships. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - August 3, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Current students, International, Student life, Undergraduate; Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Arts, School of Arts, Philosophy, Faculty of Arts, School of Arts, Faculty of Social Sciences and Law, Faculty of Social Sciences and Law, School of Sociology, Polit Source Type: news

SW England and South Wales to become the UK ’ s first Hydrogen Ecosystem
The Western Gateway partnership and the GW4 Alliance, of which the University of Bristol is a member, have unveiled a vision for South West England and South Wales to become the UK ’ s first Hydrogen Ecosystem, to lead development of low carbon energy and meet goals to slow climate change. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - August 3, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Business and Enterprise, Announcements, International, Research, Sustainability; Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, School of Civil, Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, School of Civil, Aerospace and Mechanical Engin Source Type: news

Landmark study shows consistent approaches to surgical innovation are urgently needed
A consistent approach to NHS policies on surgical innovation is urgently needed, a landmark study by University of Bristol researchers has shown. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - August 3, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Health, Research; Faculty of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, Bristol Medical School, Faculty of Health Sciences, Population Health Sciences, Institutes, Institutes, Bristol Population Health Science Institute, Institutes, Elizabeth Blackwell; Source Type: news

Researchers reveal how an insect-eating plant uses rain energy to power its traps
Scientists at the University of Bristol have uncovered the deadly workings of a carnivorous plant. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - August 2, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Research; Faculty of Life Sciences, School of Biological Sciences; Press Release Source Type: news

Mathematical modelling could lead to simple blood test for brain tumours
University of Bristol research could lead to better detection of the most common type of malignant brain cancer. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - August 2, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Health, International, Publications, Research; Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, School of Computer Science, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, and Engineering Maths, Faculty of Engineering, School of Computer Science, Electrical and Ele Source Type: news

New documentary unearths Bristol ’ s wildlife treasures
A new documentary unearths the rich and often unexpected wildlife that calls Bristol home. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - August 1, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Alumni, Current students, Sustainability, Student life, Public engagement, Undergraduate; Faculty of Arts, School of Arts, Drama: Theatre, Film and Television, Faculty of Life Sciences, Faculty of Life Sciences, School of Biological Sciences; Press Releas Source Type: news

Gold and under 23s world record for Bristol rower Robbie Prosser
There were scenes of jubilation today as Bristol rower Robbie Prosser and his crewmates took gold and set a new world record at the under 23s world champs. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - July 29, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Undergraduate, Student life; Faculty of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Anatomy; Press Release Source Type: news

New DNA repair-kit successfully fixes hereditary disease in patient-derived cells
Genetic mutations which cause a debilitating hereditary kidney disease affecting children and young adults have been fixed in patient-derived kidney cells using a potentially game-changing DNA repair-kit. The advance, developed by University of Bristol scientists, is published in Nucleic Acids Research. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - July 29, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Health, Research; Faculty of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, Bristol Medical School, Faculty of Life Sciences, Faculty of Life Sciences, School of Biochemistry; Press Release Source Type: news

Bristol rower into final of U23 rowing world champs
University of Bristol rower Robbie Prosser is into the finals of the 2022 World Rowing Under 23 Championships. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - July 28, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Announcements, Undergraduate, Student life; Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Anatomy; Press Release Source Type: news

Famine and disease drove the evolution of lactose tolerance in Europe
Prehistoric people in Europe were consuming milk thousands of years before humans evolved the genetic trait allowing us to digest the milk sugar lactose as adults, finds a new study. The research, published in Nature, mapped pre-historic patterns of milk use over the last 9,000 years, offering new insights into milk consumption and the evolution of lactose tolerance. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - July 27, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Health, Research; Faculty of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, Bristol Medical School, Faculty of Science, Faculty of Science, School of Chemistry; Press Release Source Type: news

Concerns about effects of fertility treatment on children ’ s development are unwarranted, large study suggests
Differences in the growth, weight, and body fat levels of children conceived through fertility treatment are small, and no longer apparent by late adolescence, finds new research. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - July 26, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Health; Institutes, ALSPAC; Press Release Source Type: news

University of Bristol part of winning consortium to boost innovation and growth in UK ’ s telecoms supply chain
The Department of Culture, Media and Sport has today [Tuesday 26 July] announced that £ 10 million has been awarded to launch the UK Telecoms Innovation Network (UKTIN), a new body dedicated to boosting creativity in the country ’ s telecoms supply chain. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - July 26, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Business and Enterprise, Grants and Awards; Institutes, Institutes, Bristol Digital Futures Institute, Faculty of Engineering; Press Release Source Type: news