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News in February 2016

  • Mitochondria shown to trigger cell ageing

    An international team of scientists has for the first time shown that mitochondria, the batteries of the cells, are essential for ageing.

    published on: 4 February 2016

  • Newcastle University academic receives Damehood

    Professor Vicki Bruce has been made a Dame Commander of the British Empire at an investiture ceremony at Buckingham Palace.

    published on: 3 February 2016

  • New series of Insights public lectures gets underway

    The protection of cultural property during armed conflict is the focus of the first in a new series of public lectures at Newcastle University.

    published on: 3 February 2016

  • Live lunchtime music on offer

    A diverse mix of musical genres is included in the new series of free lunchtime concerts presented by Newcastle University, which starts this week.

    published on: 1 February 2016