Sheffield Hallam University students have answered a call for help from charity by constructing a scale model of a proposed new orphanage in Bangladesh.
Marked rescue effect of the drug UDCA on cell batteries (mitochondria) in Parkinson's disease patient tissue First study to demonstrate beneficial effects of UDCA on the nerve cells affected in Parkinson's disease in a genetic animal model of Parkinson's disease UDCA is already approved for use in human liver disease Results of the study support fast track of UDCA to clinical trials and could save years of research and hundreds of millions of pounds A drug which has already been in use for decades to treat liver disease could be an effective treatment to slow down progression of Parkinson's disease, scientists from the University of Sheffield have discovered.
Researchers shed light on why some plants thrive in different environments while others become extinct Plants with C4 photosynthesis can thrive in a range of ecological conditions Discovery could be key in helping improve vital food security A team of international researchers, led by the University of Sheffield, has moved one step closer to discovering how physiological attributes allow some plants to thrive in a variety of conditions something that could be the key to future food sustainability.
Businesses in Yorkshire are on course for a summer of success, according to the latest Business Trends Report by accountants and business advisers BDO LLP.
One of South Yorkshire's leading firms of solicitors, Wake Smith, has announced its plans to relocate into prestigious Sheffield city centre offices, pledging future commitment to the city.
A partnership that has seen young people tackle business challenges at a range of social enterprises across the city, from working with skate parks to charities that tackle homelessness, has celebrated its first year.