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Chemistry Feb 2
New technique will make blood transfusions easier At the moment blood can only be stored for up to 42 days without freezing techniques Current freezing techniques can damage red blood cells - Scientists have developed a new approach for the long-term storage of biological tissue and blood samples making blood transfusions easier.
Business Feb 1

Work will begin this week on an 8m transformation of the public spaces around the University of Sheffield's campus, to make it more welcoming for people in the city and create a safer and greener space for students, staff and the general public.

Law Jan 29

Wendy Bradley, a PhD candidate of tax simplification and regulation at the University of Sheffield, comments on the challenges facing HMRC when collecting tax and pursuing tax avoiders as well as the agency's search for a new chief executive.

Careers Jan 25

Anonymous survey explored how early years workers felt about 'loving' the children in their care While the majority of practitioners believe showing affection to the children in their care is importa

Law Jan 21

Professor Sir Keith Burnett, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Sheffield, comments on freedom of speech at universities.

History Jan 29

Eighteenth-century thieves, paupers, prostitutes and highwaymen helped shape the evolution of modern justice and welfare systems, according to new evidence uncovered by historians.

Medicine Jan 27

Professor Sir Keith Burnett, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Sheffield, used the annual lecture of The Council for the Defence of British Universities (CDBU) last night (Wednesday 27 January 2016) to call for the UK to value the powerful contribution of universities to society.

Medicine Jan 22

The Sheffield City region has today (22 January 2016) been announced as one of seven national 'Test Bed' innovation centres to take part in a major new drive to modernise how the NHS delivers care.

Philosophy Jan 20

Academics from the University of Sheffield will share their expertise with the global elite at the World Economic Forum in Davos this week (Wednesday 20 January to Saturday 23 January 2016).

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