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More resources needed to identify bodies of missing migrants, researchers find

Posted on Tuesday 30 August 2016

A new report, by the University of York, City University London and the International Organization for Migration’s Global Migration Data Analysis Centre, shows that many of the bodies of migrants drowned in the Mediterranean are never identified.

Half second ‘glimpse’ can identify breast cancer

Posted on Tuesday 30 August 2016

New research by a psychologist at the University of York and colleagues at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, MA, US, and University of Leeds shows that radiologists can discriminate between normal and abnormal mammograms in half a second.

Predictive tool vital to sustainable environmental futures

Posted on Friday 26 August 2016

A new predictive tool, which for the first time combines human perception of the environment with land-use planning and socioeconomic data, could help governments mitigate the impact of climate change in developing countries.

York archaeologists nominated for Angel Award

Posted on Tuesday 23 August 2016

A team of archaeologists from the University of York have been shortlisted for a prestigious Historic England Angel Award.

NHS adopts inequality monitoring system to reduce potentially avoidable A&E admissions

Posted on Monday 22 August 2016

Indicators of how well the NHS is tackling health inequality across the country have now been adopted by the NHS.

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Prestigious award for University of York psychologist

Posted on Thursday 18 August 2016

A University of York academic has been awarded the 2016 Major Advancement in Psychological Science Prize.

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