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Latest press releases

Inclusion in mainstream school can exacerbate feelings of being ‘different’ in pupils with Autism Spectrum Conditions

Negative school experiences can have harmful long term effects on pupils with Autism Spectrum Conditions, a new study in the journal Autism reports.

University of Surrey shows Europe’s first 5G controlled car

The University of Surrey’s 5G Innovation Centre (5GIC) hosted the country's first Transport on Demand (ToD) demonstration of an autonomous vehicle at its unique 5G testbed. 

Pioneering dementia study wins prestigious healthcare technology award

An innovative new study led by the Surrey and Borders NHS Foundations Trust and the University of Surrey has been voted the Best Mental Health Initiative of 2017 at the annual ehi Awards.

Stress faced by emergency call handlers damaging to long term health

The stress experienced by emergency call handlers negatively impacts on their long term psychological wellbeing, a new report in the journal PeerJ reports.  

New recommendations for successful health food claims

Researchers have developed recommendations to help food companies successfully substantiate new health claims in the European Union.

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