ISMRM Conference Success

Dr Madhwesha Rao from the Department of Infection, Immunity & Cardiovascular Disease presented a poster at the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) conference in Singapore. The poster entitled ‘MR of hyperpolarized xenon-129 dissolved in the human brain at 1.5 T and 3.0 T’ was awarded first prize in the hyperpolarised MRI meeting…

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New SHIELD to tackle antibiotic resistance

Scientists have received a £3.5m funding boost to investigate new ways to combat antimicrobial resistance with super white blood cells. The SHIELD Consortium led by the University of Sheffield with partners from Edinburgh, Birmingham and Newcastle universities will look at developing therapies within the body to kill harmful bacteria. Current work has focused on developing…

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