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June 11, 2009
UK tops list of 213 countries at extreme risk to the spread of swine flu
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/pressreleases/uk_tops_the/
A Warwick Business School professor and one of the founders of global risks specialist, Maplecroft, has released three new maps and indices revealing the countries most at risk from an influenza pandemic.
April 29, 2009
Online survey of public to help study of how disease and pandemics spread
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/pressreleases/online_survey_of/
Researchers at the University of Warwick and Liverpool University have today launched a simple online survey that will help scientists understand the speed with which killer diseases such as the ongoing swine flu outbreak could spread through the British population.
May 20, 2008
Hybrid embryo research
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/audio/?podcastItem=stemcellmore.mp3
Justin St John, Professor of reproductive biology at Warwick Medical School, explains some of the details of legislation that would permit for the first time in the UK the wide scale creation of hybrid human embryos for research, containing human and animal elements.
October 08, 2007
Doctor’s gender a factor in the diagnosis of coronary heart disease
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/audio/?podcastItem=chdfinal.mp3
Dr Ann Adams, principal research fellow at the Health Sciences Research Institute, talks about her work which shows that women family doctors are not picking up on an important indicator in the diagnosis of heart disease.