Monthly Archives: February 2013

  • 01 February 2013

    BLISS on the bus

    Researchers have launched major new study into a chronically disabling lung condition using of the innovative Health Research Bus. The BLISS study is looking at patients who have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, also known as…

  • 01 February 2013

    Patients flock to hospital’s clinical trials

    QEHB has had an outstanding 2012 recruiting patients to take part in clinical trials which could save and change the lives of thousands of people. Patients play a key role in helping researchers better understand…

  • Prof David Mutimer

    01 February 2013

    Hepatitis C drug trial nears completion

    QEHB researchers are on the verge of finishing recruitment of patients for a trial of a drug which could prevent hepatitis C from invading liver cells. The drug, called ITX-5061, is made by San Diego-based…

  • 01 February 2013

    Brain injury study continues excellent work

    QEHB has achieved new levels of success in a study looking at a potentially life saving treatment for patients with head injuries. The SyNAPSe trial, which is overseen globally by American pharmaceutical company BHR Pharma,…