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Computer algorithms could be used to help fight cancer

Researchers at Sussex have shown how social media's finding abilities could be used to predict interactions between genes and improve cancer treatment.

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Giving babies a better start

Thanks to research at the Brighton and Sussex Medical School (BSMS), the outlook for premature babies around the world is much brighter.


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Robin Banerjee to be Interim Head of Psychology

20 May 2019

Professor Robin Banerjee is to be the Interim Head of the School of Psychology.

Sussex recognised as Centre for Excellence in Outreach and Widening Access to Art History

3 May 2019

Sussex has been named as one of two Centres of Excellence in Outreach and Widening Access to Art History.

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Sussex students help create treasure hunt inspired by local history for Brighton Festival

24 May 2019

A treasure hunt will take place in Hangleton this weekend, after students and staff collaborated with a local storyteller for the Brighton Festival.

Soapbox Science becomes part of Brighton Fringe to celebrate women in STEMM

23 May 2019

Twelve scientists will don white coats on Brighton seafront for the third Soapbox Science, sharing their expertise as part of the Brighton Fringe.

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Councils urged to ramp up contingency planning to avert food disruption in any version of Brexit

22 May 2019

Report calls for authorities to strengthen planning for possible disruption due to Brexit, and prepare to communicate food information to the public.

Multimillion pound project will see AI remixing radio to help people living with dementia

20 May 2019

Listeners could get personalised medical support via the radio, thanks to an innovative new scheme involving BSMS.

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