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Prioritise opportunities for chance to say final goodbye during COVID-19 pandemic, new study finds
Phone calls between patients and their relatives should be prioritised during the pandemic to allow loved ones to say goodbye, a new study providing recommendations to healthcare professionals has suggested.
New fund for cancer research in Sheffield announced
The future of cancer research in Sheffield has received a significant boost following the creation of a new fund.
New study finds strong immune response following Covid-19 vaccination
First findings from PITCH study, led by the Universities of Sheffield and Oxford and funded by the Department of Health and Social Care, shows one dose of the Pfizer vaccine generates robust T cell and antibody responses in 99 per cent of people.
One year on from sequencing Covid-19 genome, Sheffield shares new research on UK variant
A year on from being one of the first teams nationally to publish sequenced genomes of the Covid-19 virus, researchers at the University of Sheffield have released new findings which could shed light on why the UK variant is more infectious.
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