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Otago projects receive $1.64m Health Research Council funding

Monday, 31 May 2021 3:33pm

Better outcomes for women suffering from New Zealand’s most common gynaecological cancer and a bioactive toothpaste that will mean fewer visits to the dentist are just two University of Otago projects funded by the Health Research Council this week.

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Distance and finances, big barriers for study

Friday, 21 May 2021 9:30am

A scholarship can help a person discover their potential – a gift which one student plans to give for years to come.

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Discovery for treatment of heart disease in type-2 diabetics

Friday, 12 March 2021 9:50am

University of Otago researchers have discovered one of the reasons why more than 50 per cent of people with type 2 diabetes die from heart disease.

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Otago researchers secure $17.5m in Marsden funding

Tuesday, 10 November 2020 10:41am

University of Otago researchers have secured $17.5 million in Marsden funding for 30 world-class research projects.

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Study identifies exercise as key to halting progress from diabetes to heart disease

Wednesday, 30 September 2020 11:15am

An international study led by the University of Otago has revealed how exercise can reduce the chance of diabetes leading on to heart disease.

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Future research in safe hands at Otago Medical School

Thursday, 13 August 2020 11:00am

A group of Otago Medical School student researchers were awarded scholarships this week, showing there’s a bright future for medical research in New Zealand.

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Kiwi start-up to target drug cheats in sport with innovative technology

Wednesday, 5 August 2020 10:48am

The world of drug-cheating in sports is set for major disruption with the formation of InsituGen, a start-up company which will supply anabolic drug testing kits developed at the University of Otago, New Zealand.