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Advance in Research on Dementia with Lewy Bodies (DLB)

A scientific advance has been made in researching the role of synapses in dementia, by a study co-led by the University of Edinburgh along with Hospital de Sant Pau and Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona (UAB). The study was funded by Alzheimer’s Research UK and the Spanish charity Fundaciό Cellex Barcelona. Their findings were at first […]

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Edinburgh PhD candidate helps save ill bear in Vietnam

The University of Edinburgh’s Royal Dick School of Veterinary Studies has been working with veterinary nurses in Vietnam aiding a bear who was made ill by a mosquito bite. The bear, named Nyan htoo, his mother, and cubs, were initially destined for illegal sale in China, however the animals were saved by monks in Myanmar. […]