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Blood and urine tests developed to indicate autism in children

New tests which can indicate autism in children have been developed by researchers at the University of Warwick.

Mon 19 February 2018, 07:09 | Tags: Systems Biology, Health, children, medicine, WMS, parenting, autism, age, Health and Medicine

New sensor tech for commercial Lithium-ion batteries finds they can be charged 5 times faster

Researchers at WMG at the University of Warwick have developed a new direct, precise test of Lithium-ion batteries’ internal temperatures and the electrodes potentials and found that the batteries can be safely charged up to five times faster than the current recommended charging limits.

Fri 16 February 2018, 08:44 | Tags: WMG, Engineering, research, Sciences

How does your dog feel about training? A new research project aims to find out

On the first day of the Year of the Dog 2018, researchers at the Universities of Warwick, Cardiff and Scotland’s Rural College are launching a new website introducing an innovative research project that will study dog training as a means to explore how different training cultures shape the animal-human relationship, from the animal’s point of view as well as the human’s.

Fri 16 February 2018, 08:10 | Tags: Social Science, sociology, Faculty of Social Science, dogs

Surgical infections linked to drug-resistant bugs, study suggests

Patients having surgery in low income countries are more likely to develop an infection than those in wealthier nations, which may be linked to drug-resistant bacteria, research suggests.

Thu 15 February 2018, 16:23

Alan Rivett, longstanding Director of Warwick Arts Centre to retire

After an established career in arts administration, Alan Rivett started at Warwick Arts Centre as Deputy Director in 1990, becoming Director in 2001. In his 17 years as Director, Warwick Arts Centre has brought internally renowned artists to the Coventry venue, collaborated with the arts sector regionally, nationally and internationally and overseen refurbishments and building developments of the region’s largest arts centre.

Thu 15 February 2018, 08:14 | Tags: Warwick Arts Centre

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