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High respiratory efforts in COVID-19 patients could result in self-inflicted lung injury

The impact of high breathing efforts on the lungs of patients suffering with acute respiratory failure due to COVID-19 has been investigated by researchers at the University of Warwick, who assessed the likelihood of resulting lung injury.


Wed 21 Jul 2021, 20:29 | Tags: Synthetic Biology Biomedicine WEB Biomedicine Research

Protecting power grids from IoT attacks

Dr Subhash Lakshminarayana is co-leading the new project Power Grid IoT System Protection and Resilience using Intelligent Edge (Power-SPRINT), with Prof. Carsten Maple (WMG). This project is funded under the PETRAS National Centre of Excellence for IoT Systems Cybersecurity.

Tue 20 Jul 2021, 13:22 | Tags: Electronic Engineering Research

Efficiently "switching on” bacteria to produce high-value chemicals

High-value chemicals used in biofuels and pharmaceuticals can be made from bacteria by switching their chemistry to produce novel products. Researchers from the University of Warwick have found a way to drastically cut the cost of turning on these switches.

Mon 21 Jun 2021, 13:02 | Tags: Synthetic Biology Research

Discovery of microscopic metallic particles in the human brain

A UK-led international team of researchers has discovered elemental metallic copper and iron in the human brain for the first time.

Mon 21 Jun 2021, 12:32 | Tags: Biomedicine WEB Biomedicine Research Women in Engineering

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