Over 80 regions of the genome that can increase an individual’s risk of breast, prostate and ovarian cancers have been found in the largest ever study of its kind.
Centre will support researchers working in public health and tropical medicine.
Study examined likely impact on smoking rates in adults and children.
The University of Cambridge and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC) Gillings School of Global Public Health will pioneer collaborative research in dementia, obesity, tobacco and alcohol, as well as disease progression and treatment.
Reducing consumption of red and processed meat could make a major contribution to cutting greenhouse gas emissions18 Sep 2012
Research quantifies the reduction in greenhouse gases, as well the effect it would have on health, if UK cut amount of red and processed meat eaten.
Delirium also found to worsen severity in those already diagnosed with dementia and increase the pace of cognitive decline.