OXFORD SCIENTISTS AT CERN HELP TAKE ONE STEP CLOSER TO UNDERSTANDING THE HIGGS BOSON

New results have been announced by particle physicists at CERN, including a team led by Oxford scientists, that will move them closer...

FOUR OXFORD ACADEMICS HONOURED BY THE ROYAL SOCIETY

Four researchers from Oxford University have today received prestigious medals and prizes from the Royal Society in recognition of...

 
 
 

ORIEL COLLEGE PROVOST NEIL MENDOZA TO RECEIVE LIFE PEERAGE

It was announced on Friday 31st July that Oriel's Provost, Neil Mendoza, is to be conferred with a Life Peerage by Her Majesty the...

BREXIT UNCERTAINTY AND MIGRATION DECISIONS SPARK BRAIN DRAIN CONCERNS

Brexit has sparked major changes in migration decisions, equivalent to the impact of a serious economic or political crisis, according...

 
 
 

BRITISH ACADEMY HONOURS TEN OXFORD ACADEMICS FROM THE HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES

Ten Oxford academics from the Humanities and Social Sciences divisions have been awarded highly-prestigious British Academy fellowships...

RESEARCHERS DISCOVER CELL COMMUNICATION MECHANISM THAT DRIVES CANCER ADAPTATION

Collaborative Cancer Research UK-funded studies from University of Oxford researchers have uncovered a new mechanism by which cancer...

 
 
 

THREE MONTHS ON THE SOFA? BINGE EATING, ALCOHOL AND LACK OF EXERCISE HIT ENGLAND'S MENTAL HEALTH IN LOCKDOWN

Poor nutrition and less physical activity during lockdown, had a serious impact on mental health in England, according to preliminary...

SCIENTISTS DISCOVER KEY TO RESTRICTING ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANT BACTERIA

Antibiotic resistance poses a significant threat to human health on a global scale. It has been predicted that resistant infections...

 
 
 

NEW PROGRAMME HELPS FRONTLINE HEALTHCARE WORKERS AT RISK FROM PTSD AND DEPRESSION

Researchers from the Department of Experimental Psychology at the University of Oxford have developed a new mental health treatment...

THREE BRITISH ACADEMY GLOBAL PROFESSORS JOIN OXFORD

Professor Francis Dodoo, Professor Martin Scheinin and Professor Lena Salaymeh are to join the University of Oxford's Social Science...

 
 
 

THE GENETIC BASIS OF BATS' SUPERPOWERS REVEALED

For the first time, the raw genetic material that codes for bats' unique adaptations and superpowers such as the ability to fly, to...

THE EARLIEST AMERICANS ARRIVED IN THE NEW WORLD 30,000 YEARS AGO

People travelled by boat to North America some 30,000 years ago, at a time when giant animals still roamed the continent and long before...

 
 
 

ANTIBIOTICS DISRUPT DEVELOPMENT OF THE 'SOCIAL BRAIN' IN MICE

Antibiotic treatment in early life seems to impede brain signalling pathways that function in social behaviour and pain regulation...

NEW STUDY REVEALS OXFORD CORONAVIRUS VACCINE PRODUCES STRONG IMMUNE RESPONSE

A team of scientists at Oxford University's Jenner Institute and Oxford Vaccine Group has taken the next step towards the discovery...

 
 
 

THE NEUROBIOLOGY OF SOCIAL DISTANCE: WHY LONELINESS MAY BE THE BIGGEST THREAT TO SURVIVAL

Never before have we experienced social isolation on a massive scale as we have during the evolving COVID-19 pandemic.

BACTERIA PERFORM MASS SUICIDE TO DEFEND THEIR COLONY

A new study from researchers at Oxford University's Departments of Zoology and Biochemistry shows that warring bacteria will engage...

 
 
 

OXFORD UNIVERSITY'S COVID-19 VACCINE: NEXT STEPS TOWARDS BROAD AND EQUITABLE GLOBAL ACCESS

The University of Oxford in partnership with AstraZeneca has taken the next steps in its commitment to broad and equitable global access...

MOBILE PHONES EMPOWER WOMEN IN DEVELOPING WORLD - OXFORD STUDY

Mobile phones are driving a revolution in information, empowerment, and better health in lower-income nations - especially for women...

 
 
 

ALMOST HALF ADMINISTRATIVE TASKS IN DOCTOR'S SURGERIES COULD BE AUTOMATED

With COVID-19 forcing the primary care sector to rethink priorities, a new report from Oxford suggest automation can transform doctors'...

CATALYST TRIAL: OXFORD LEADS PART OF MAJOR COVID-19 DRUGS TRIAL

As part of the UK NIHR multi-arm, multi-stage CATALYST Trial, researchers at the University of Oxford will investigate whether administering...

 
 
 



Virgil van Dijk sends message to Nathan Ake over Man City transfer

Virgil van Dijk sends message to Nathan Ake over Man City transfer

Nathan Ake completed his move to Man City this week following Bournemouth's relegation and has been sent a message by Liverpool star Virgil van Dijk Read more ...

Alexis Sanchez joins Inter Milan on three-year deal from Manchester United

Alexis Sanchez joins Inter Milan on three-year deal from Manchester United

Alexis Sanchez has joined Inter Milan from Manchester United on a three-year deal. Read more ...

Arsenal stars 'feel betrayed and want talks with the club' over making 55...

Arsenal stars 'feel betrayed and want talks with the club' over making 55 staff redundant

Arsenal's players want to hold talks with the club hierarchy as they feel 'betrayed' by the decision to propose 55 redundancies to non-playing staff members, according to reports. Read more ...

Arsenal 'enter race with Manchester United to sign £25m-rated Lille centre...

Arsenal 'enter race with Manchester United to sign £25m-rated Lille centre back Gabriel Magalhaes'

The 22-year-old is on the radar of several elite European clubs this summer - although it is believed Arsenal are yet to follow up their interest with a concrete offer. Read more ...

Transfer news LIVE: Jadon Sancho to Man Utd 'imminent', Chelsea, Liverpool...

Transfer news LIVE: Jadon Sancho to Man Utd 'imminent', Chelsea, Liverpool, Arsenal gossip

The summer transfer window is in full swing with Manchester United closing in on Jadon Sancho. Express Sport brings you all the latest updates throughout the day. Read more ...

Germany did not follow correct extradition procedures for Madeleine McCann...

Germany did not follow correct extradition procedures for Madeleine McCann suspect, court says

German authorities did not follow the correct procedures when they extradited the prime suspect in the Madeleine McCann case, an adviser to Europe's top court has said. Read more ...

Wetherspoons could axe up to 130 jobs after pubs hit hard by pandemic

Wetherspoons could axe up to 130 jobs after pubs hit hard by pandemic

110 to 130 head office jobs are set to be cut Wetherspoons has said that nearly a third of its head office roles could be axed amid the coronavirus crisis. The pub chain told... Read more ...

Katie Price reveals she's 'gutted' after receiving 'devastating' news about...

Katie Price reveals she's 'gutted' after receiving 'devastating' news about broken feet

The reality star, 42, was pictured being wheeled into the Fortius clinic in West London for a consultation after breaking her feet in Turkey, and on Instagram revealed she's... Read more ...

Inter Milan unveil Manchester United flop Alexis Sanchez as he finally SEALS...

Inter Milan unveil Manchester United flop Alexis Sanchez as he finally SEALS free transfer

The 31-year-old Chilean forward spent the 2019-20 campaign on loan at Inter, but that move has now been made permanent after sealing a free transfer - which was announced by... Read more ...

England vs Pakistan, first Test day two: live score and latest updates

England vs Pakistan, first Test day two: live score and latest updates

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