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DataLoch – enabling improvements in health and social care through a secure, pioneering data service

Addressing public health and social care challenges is of increasing importance in society today. The…

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Conference preview: Data for diversity

Lawyer, author, and advocate, Renata Ávila will bring her powerful message about how data can…

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AI better at spotting heart failure than current tests, study finds

Artificial intelligence can help diagnose acute heart failure with more accuracy than current blood tests…

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New Usher building celebrates topping out milestone

Construction of the new Usher Institute building at Edinburgh BioQuarter has reached its highest point….

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DDI launches ambassadors network

Understanding the blockages that can stop academics and industry collaborating and ensuring ‘knowledge flow’ so…

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Tidal blade facility to be at leading edge of green energy testing

The world’s first rapid testing facility for tidal turbine blades, which researchers say can speed…

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Diversity in data under spotlight for Scotsman-DDI conference

Book now for our conference Data for Diversity, 29 September 2022, South Hall Complex, The…

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Ministerial visit to Agritech Hub highlights data potential

Defra Minister discusses data-driven innovation and capability of genetic technologies at the Easter Bush Agritech…

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Can Scottish NHS data support outcomes based pricing?

The steps needed to implement an Outcomes Based Pricing (OBP) scheme in Scotland have been…

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