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Delta variant increases hospitalisation but vaccine continues to protect

The Delta variant of Covid-19 is associated with approximately double the risk of hospitalisation compared…

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Covid vaccine linked to low platelet count, nationwide study suggests

A condition that affects the blood, known as idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP), may be associated…

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Edinburgh’s bid to be space data capital of Europe inspires new video

An animated video showcasing the space and satellite work going on in Edinburgh has been…

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Find out how data and technology are shaping the future of the creative industries at the 2021 Creative Informatics Innovation Showcase!

Online event, 8th and 9th June 2021 Register for your FREE ticket: https://bit.ly/CI-IS21 The 2021…

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#DDIdiscussion Event Summary | Data-driven Innovation in AI

Data-driven innovation can power artificial intelligence (AI) to provide solutions to a range of societal…

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University of Edinburgh Programme to Address National Data Skills Shortage

The University of Edinburgh is launching an updated range of short courses, aimed at helping…

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#DDIdiscussions | Open Finance, Ethics and Social Inclusion

Consumers must be involved in designing financial services if open banking and open finance are…

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Applications for Resident Entrepreneurs and Marchmont House Creative Residency open now!

Are you an individual or a small team working in Edinburgh or South East Scotland…

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Data-driven projects join cross-university Venture Builder Incubator

Twenty-seven data-driven projects have been chosen as the first cohort of the Data-Driven Entrepreneurship Venture…

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