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Dr Joon Kim considers how stress causes anxiety after receiving Marsden Grant

Thursday, 9 December 2021 2:14pm

With Marsden Grant funding from the NZ Royal Society/Te Apārangi, Dr Joon Kim plans to produce the first evidence of how CRH neural circuits affect anxiety, providing insights into how stress affects the mind.

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Otago announces Professorial promotions for 2022

Monday, 22 November 2021 10:28am

Twenty-eight University of Otago academics are being promoted to the position of professor this year.

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Professor Neil Gemmell named Dean of School of Biomedical Sciences 

Tuesday, 24 August 2021 10:18am

Professor Neil Gemmell takes over as Dean of the School of Biomedical Sciences next year. 

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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 10:01am

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.