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First analysis of Human Protein Atlas

Jan 23, 2015 09:39 GMT Chalmers University of Technology A better comprehension of proteins involved in diseases such as cancer and diabetes. These are some of the benefits of the first analysis of the Human Protein Atlas – a major research project for mapping all the human proteins.

Porthill stroke survivor helps Vision Express unveil its upgraded Hanley store

Jan 12, 2015 16:59 GMT Stroke Association

​Postwoman who bravely swam with sharks raises over £1,800 for charity

Jan 09, 2015 12:13 GMT Stroke Association Postwoman Stephanie Wilson, 22 from Whitchurch, has raised more than £1,800 for the Stroke Association, after she took the plunge and braved her shark dive in December. Stephanie raised £930 through sponsorship from family and friends, before Royal Mail match funded the money raised.

Celebrating Network achievements in the HSJ

Jan 08, 2015 16:00 GMT National Institute for Health Research Clinical Research Network The NIHR Clinical Research Network has launched a sponsored supplement in the HSJ, to celebrate its achievements since its inception in 2006.

CRN launches INSIGHT magazine

Jan 08, 2015 15:54 GMT National Institute for Health Research Clinical Research Network The NIHR Clinical Research Network has today launched its new flagship magazine: Insight.The launch of the new corporate magazine follows the transition of the Clinical Research Network (CRN) to its new structure which took place earlier this year.

Wales campaign launched to lower the nation's risk of stroke

Jan 05, 2015 08:00 GMT Stroke Association The Stroke Association in Wales will be running a new campaign in January to lower the nation's risk of stroke.

Royal Mail staff team up to take on festive fundraiser for stroke

Dec 22, 2014 09:43 GMT Stroke Association

3 routes, 2 wheels, 1 great cause

Dec 22, 2014 09:41 GMT Stroke Association

Dec 19, 2014 13:56 GMT Stroke Association A new Expert Stroke Program is helping people from across Buckinghamshire to come to terms with stroke and re-build their lives. The six week course covers everything from understanding stroke to dealing with legal matters.

Golf club raises over £5,000 for stroke charities

Dec 19, 2014 13:55 GMT Stroke Association Members at Thornbury Golf club have raised a massive £5770.00 this year which has been donated to two stroke charities. The Captains’ charities for 2014 are The Stroke Association and The Thornbury & District Stroke Support Group.