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Leading robotics research aims to address UK’s legacy nuclear decommissioning challenges

Researchers at the Surrey Technology for Autonomous Systems and Robotics (STAR) lab at the University of Surrey are starting a joint project in collaboration with Sellafield Ltd and the National Nuclear Laboratory (NNL) looking at the use of autonomous robots in the nuclear decommissioning process.

New discovery is a step towards developing Huntington’s disease treatments before symptoms appear

Early warning signs of Huntington’s disease have been uncovered in sheep carrying the human HD mutation, leading the way for new insight into this devastating illness, a new study in Scientific Reports has found.

Senior Vice-President of University of Surrey selected as Fellow of the American Society of Transplantation for work on infectious diseases

Professor Vince Emery, Senior Vice-President (Global Strategy and Engagement) and Professor of Translational Virology at the University of Surrey, has been chosen as a Fellow of the American Society of Transplantation (FAST).

Researchers discover method to replicate nature’s ability to reflect light to develop innovative materials

Researchers from the University of Surrey have developed an innovative new technique to mimic one of nature’s greatest achievements – natural structural colour. 

Quality of life with those with advanced cancer improved through walking

Walking for just 30 minutes three times per week could improve the quality of life for those with advanced cancer, a new study published in the BMJ Open journal has found. 

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