International recognition for mental health researcher18 September 2019A researcher from the University of Bristol Medical School has received a prestigious international award in recognition of her outstanding research into suicide prevention in low- and middle-income countries.
World university rankings puts Bristol in UK top 1012 September 2019The University of Bristol is 10th in the country and one of only 11 UK institutions to feature in the top 100 universities worldwide, according to the latest Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings.
Putting the squeeze on red blood cells11 September 2019For the first time, researchers at the University of Bristols Blood and Transplant Research Unit, and the French National Institute for Blood Transfusion, have captured the moment a red blood cell is squeezed while recording the changes that allow it to deform and subsequently recover its shape.
Europe's oldest lake traces 1.4 million years of Mediterranean climate10 September 2019New research by an international team of scientists, led by the University of Cologne and including the University of Bristol, has revealed a lake considered to be the oldest in Europe was first established 1.36 million years ago and has existed continuously ever since.
Hidden danger from pet dogs in Africa9 September 2019Researchers at the universities of Abuja and Nigeria, in collaboration with the University of Bristol, have detected a potentially human-infective microbe in pet dogs in Nigeria.