University of Nottingham

New research questions how fat influences flavor perception

A joint study carried out by The University of Nottingham and the multinational food company Unilever has found for the first time that fat in food can reduce activity in several areas of the brain which are responsible for ...

Jul 19, 2012
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Fighting obesity with thermal imaging

Scientists at The University of Nottingham believe they've found a way of fighting obesity — with a pioneering technique which uses thermal imaging. This heat-seeking technology is being used to trace our reserves of ...

Jul 18, 2012
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Taking control of Type 2 diabetes earlier

One in four Type 2 diabetics say they still need help to feel in control of their condition and for some it can take up to 18 years if little support is available.

Jul 18, 2012
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Does loud music wreck your hearing?

(Medical Xpress) -- Loud music damages your hearing ­— a warning that we're used to taking as fact. But surprisingly, little research has actually been done into how sustained exposure to loud music ...

Jul 09, 2012
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Road-mapping the Asian brain

Scientists at The University of Nottingham are leading research that will develop the world's first 'atlas' of the Asian brain.

Jul 03, 2012
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Genetic markers hope for new brain tumor treatments

Researchers at The University of Nottingham have identified three sets of genetic markers that could potentially pave the way for new diagnostic tools for a deadly type of brain tumour that mainly targets children.

Jun 15, 2012
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