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13 February, 2019

Dr Rachel Smith secures new PhD award

Dr Rachel Smith and Martin Clift (Swansea) have secured a 3 year PHE PhD studentship.  The Theme IV project is titled 'Disentangling the Effects of Nitrogen Dioxide and Particulates in Air...

13 February, 2019

Dr Emma Marczylo secures MRC ITTP award

Dr Emma Marczylo and Professor Anna Hansell have secured an MRC ITTP 4 year studentship award.  The Theme II project is titled 'A real-time molecular epidemiological investigation into the...

23 January, 2019

Researchers Win 3D Models Made of Human Cells That Replace Animal Tests

Researchers from all over the world battled it out in a contest to receive technology that can replace animals in testing … and we have the winners!

The PETA International Science...

17 January, 2019

A Scientific Perspective on Microplastics in Nature and Society

Professor Frank Kelly and Dr Stephanie Wright contributed to the fourth Evidence Review report published today by the Science Advice for Policy by European Academies consortium (SEPEA) titled A...

29 November, 2018

Manuscript chosen as EMM Editor's Choice for August 2018

The Environmental Mutagenesis and Genomics Society has selected an article by Professor David Phillips and Dr Volker Arlt, among others, as the “Editor’s Choice,” highlighted on the cover of the...

15 November, 2018

Pollution linked to 'stunted lung capacity' in London schoolchildren

A study led by Queen Mary University of London, King's College London and the University of Edinburgh shows that despite air quality improvements in London, children exposed to diesel dominated...

24 October, 2018

HPRU in Health Impact of Environmental Hazards at 2018 New Scientist Live

Members of the HPRU in Health Impact of Environmental Hazards from PHE participated in the New Scientist Live 2018 event at the ExCel Centre, London, 20th – 23rd Sept, a science festival of 4 days...

5 October, 2018

16th Annual Meeting on Environmental Toxicology and Biological System

Dr Volker Arlt will be giving a presentation titled "Modelling mutational signatures of environmental carcinogens in cultured human cells" at the 16th Annual Meeting on Environmental Toxicology...

1 October, 2018

Fellow of the United Kingdom Environmental Mutagen Society (UKEMS)

We are pleased to announce that Professor David Phillips has been made a Fellow of the United Kingdom Environmental Mutagen Society (UKEMS).  The society recognised Professor Phillips' outstanding...

24 August, 2018

Quantifying PM2.5 exposure from residential sources in a highly polluted ambient environment

Hanbin Zhang will be presenting a poster titled 'Quantifying PM2.5 exposure from residential sources in a highly polluted ambient environment' at the ISEE-ISES Joint Annual Meeting in Ottawa,...