Sugary drinks but NOT sugary food, linked to weight gain in mice
New research has found that consumption of sugary drinks, but not sugary food leads to weight gain in mice.
Award for Aberdeen tool that 'reduces research waste'
Aberdeen academics have won a prestigious international award for making trials of new healthcare treatments more efficient.
Professor elected as Royal Academy of Engineering Fellow
A leading engineering professor from the University of Aberdeen has been elected as a Fellow to the Royal Academy of Engineering.
University summit leads to new eyecare forum for Scotland
A summit organised by a leading academic has led to the announcement of a new nationwide network and forum for the advancement of eye care in Scotland.
New centre to bring life science academics and industry closer together
A new one-stop-shop to allow Aberdeen life science academic experts and industry to collaborate more easily and effectively has been set up by the University of Aberdeen.
Aberdeen 'superbug-busting' drugs spin out lands innovation award
Dr Fiona Rudkin from the University of Aberdeen has won the runner-up prize in a major innovation and entrepreneurship competition.
Prostate cancer project breaks new ground
A scientist at the University of Aberdeen has received a major award to develop a new way to treat prostate cancer.
Tackling Scotland's inequality in visual care for National Eye Health Week
"Scotland's policy of free eye care has not yet narrowed the health gap between rich and poor but it is achieving important health benefits."
Aberdeen biotech spinout shortlisted in entrepreneur competition
A company spun out of research carried out at the University of Aberdeen has been shortlisted for a major entrepreneurial award.
Rowett scientist nominated for food and drink award
An Aberdeen scientist has been shortlisted for a prestigious award at this year's Food and Drink Federation Awards.