News: April 2013

New drugs may be better at preventing stroke

New oral anticoagulants that have been approved by NICE are at least as effective, and may be more effective at preventing strokes in people with atrial fibrillation than the widely used drug warfarin. This finding published in Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics (DOI: 10.1038/CLPT.2013.83) may help to inform decisions about treatment options for different patients who are at risk of strokes.

Publication date: 26 April 2013

Mindfulness in Society Conference: delivered by Bangor University’s Centre for Mindfulness Research and Practice

Bangor University’s Centre for Mindfulness Research and Practice hosted a scientific conference in March 2013 in Chester entitled ‘Mindfulness in Society’. It was a three day conference with additional pre and post conference day long institutes.

Publication date: 17 April 2013

Plants to Products – From Concept to Commercialisation

A half day seminar on product commercialisation and Intellectual Property (IP) rights
Tuesday, 23rd April 2013
Neuadd Reichel, Ffriddoedd Road, Bangor Gwynedd, LL57 2TR
08.30am – 1.00pm
Lunch buffet and refreshments. Parking available

Download more information on the seminar here

Publication date: 8 April 2013

Bangor Professor invited to share expertise at mobile payments conference in the US

A lecturer from Bangor Business School was the only academic from any European university to attend a conference on the future of retail payments held in the US recently.

Publication date: 3 April 2013