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.
Wake Smith - HR Club Tuesday 8th September 2015 8:30 am - 10am The HR Breakfast Event will review: Exits & Compensation -tax free or not by Holly Dobson Reasonable adjustments/Sickness & Dismissal latest case law explained by Holly Dobson Day One Rights - Employee rights during the first two years by Mark Serby 8:30 - 8:45am Registration 8:45 - 9:00am Refreshments 9:00 - 9:45am Presentations 9:45 - 10:00am Q&A 10:00am Close As with all HR Club events, there will be an opportunity to informally discuss any issues with the Employment team and network with other HR professionals.
Jillian Thomas, the managing director of Sheffield-based Future Life Wealth Management, has been shortlisted for a top business award.