Conlan Doherty

ARTICLES BY Conlan Doherty

Novel study highlights varied colorectal cancer risk between sexes

A new study involving the University of Bristol, identifies that differences in body fat and its distribution between men and women is a risk factor for colorectal cancer. Colorectal cancer is the fourth most common cancer in the UK, with 42,000 people being diagnosed per year.
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University of Bristol leads new research to identify genes implicated during scarring

The University of Bristol collaborates with the Scar Free Foundation to highlight candidate genes at play during scar formation, following an injury. The project is set to cost £1.5 million and is the first of its kind to explore such research areas.
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Bristol partners with FDA on new £4 million study to understand severe coronavirus infections

Bristol plays a key role in a new FDA-funded collaboration of international research centres to enhance our understanding of severe coronavirus infections and how COVID-19 progresses.
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