News and Events: Research

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Edinburgh centre to boost respiratory research

A new data research centre, coordinated from Edinburgh, will help to improve the lives of people living with respiratory conditions.
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Exploring the views of people with asthma on physical activity

PhD student, Leanne Tyson, is looking for adults with asthma to take part in her study, to inform the development of a physical activity intervention.
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Watch Asthma UK videos featuring research from the Centre

Dr Luke Daines and Dr Louise Fleming, both from the Asthma UK Centre for Applied Research, are showcased in recent videos from Asthma UK.
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‘Hibernating’ research studies on standby to tackle next flu pandemic

An innovative new network of 'hibernating' research studies will improve the UK's preparedness for another influenza pandemic, according to a newly published article in The Lancet Infectious Diseases
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Recently graduated PhD student, Io Hui, secures funding

Congratulations to Dr Io Hui and Professor Hilary Pinnock who have been awarded funding in the latest round of Innovation Grants from the Chief Scientist Office/Asthma UK.
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Funding to improve asthma diagnosis in primary care

Congratulations to Dr Luke Daines and Professor Hilary Pinnock who have secured funding from Asthma UK/Innovate UK for their study, developing a technological approach to help primary healthcare professionals make...
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Methodology workshop: Using cluster analysis for disease subtyping

A blog written by PhD student Elsie Horne, following February's methodology workshop on cluster analysis for disease subtyping.
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Do you have asthma? Want to take part in research? Register for REACH!
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Asthma registry to improve participation in research studies

REACH is a database which securely stores information about people in the UK affected by asthma and who want to take part in research studies. Run by the Asthma UK...
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Pilot study finds salt an effective treatment for the common cold

Most of us have at least one attack of the common cold every year. Though rhinovirus is known as the "common cold virus", the common cold can be caused by...
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Respiratory Innovation Centre to launch in Wales following £2.5 million funding

Fantastic news from Wales as Health Secretary, Vaughan Gething, has announced £2.5mn of funding to develop new ways to prevent and treat respiratory disease. The money will be used to...
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