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Year of Publication: 2021

The Potential Use of Superoxide Dismutases to Combat Ageing Skin: Systematic Review with Elements of Meta-analysis

  • Author:
  • Leah-Mae Bailey
  • Subjects:
  • ageing
  • chemical pollutants
  • clinical trials
  • DNA
  • lifestyle
  • Pollution
  • skin
  • Superoxide Dismutase (SOD)
  • treatment
  • UV exposure
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BSc (Hons) Biology

The Effect of Parental Care and Sex on the Shape of the Elytra and the Aposematic Stripes on the Burying Beetle (Nicophorus vespilloides): An in silico project

  • Author:
  • Ava Searles
  • Subjects:
  • aposematism
  • biology
  • burying beetle
  • geometric morphometrics
  • Nicrophorus vespilloides
  • sex
  • shape analysis
  • signalling
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BSc (Hons) Zoology

The role genetic variations in CYP3A4 and alterations in Caveolin-1 function play within long-term pancreas and kidney transplant function

  • Author:
  • Jack Eames
  • Subjects:
  • diabetes
  • drug metabolism
  • drugs
  • genetics
  • immunosuppressants
  • kidney
  • pancreas
  • transplant
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • MBio Biochemistry

Assessing the prevalence of African Horse Sickness in Culicoides across Africa

  • Author:
  • Carolyn Daisy Mann
  • Subjects:
  • aetiology
  • Africa
  • African Horse Sickness
  • arbovirus
  • climate change
  • Culicoides
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BSc (Hons) Bioveterinary Science

Identification of the Spatial Epidemiology of Child-health-related Conditions; a Spatial Analysis of Urban-Rural Populations

  • Author:
  • Megan Valentine
  • Subjects:
  • acute respiratory emergencies
  • child-health
  • childhood obesity
  • children
  • economy
  • England
  • environmental studies
  • epidemiology
  • geography
  • green space
  • health
  • national
  • regional
  • rural
  • space
  • urban
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BSc (Hons) Geography

The Role of Celebrity Endorsements Within the Fight Against Climate Change

  • Author:
  • Emma Parsons
  • Subjects:
  • celebrity
  • celebrity endorsement
  • climate action
  • climate change
  • communication
  • policy makers
  • public discourse
  • science
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Geography

UK temperature and precipitation changes and their relation to North Atlantic atmospheric circulation from 1950-2020

  • Author:
  • Alexander Jacob Bilton
  • Subjects:
  • climate change
  • environmental studies
  • geography
  • Greenland Blocking Index
  • North Atlantic Oscillation
  • Twenty-First Century
  • United Kingdom
  • weather
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BSc (Hons) Geography

Connections between Public Attitudes Towards Migration and Electoral Results: Examining Elections in the United Kingdom between 2005 and 2019

  • Author:
  • Noah Adams
  • Subjects:
  • anti-establishment
  • anti-migration
  • elections
  • geography
  • media
  • migration
  • politics
  • public discourse
  • referendums
  • rhetoric
  • Twenty-First Century
  • United Kingdom
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Geography

An Investigation into the Effectiveness of Coastal Managed Realignment Sites for Carbon Sequestration and Storage in the Face of Anthropogenic Climate Change

  • Author:
  • Liberty Williams
  • Subjects:
  • agriculture
  • blue carbon
  • carbon sequestration
  • climate change
  • ecosystems
  • environmental studies
  • geography
  • marsh land
  • saltmarshes
  • sea-level rise
  • soil
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BSc (Hons) Geography

An analysis of research approaches to the climate-conflict nexus in MENA regions

  • Author:
  • Connie M Lynch
  • Subjects:
  • climate change
  • climate-conflict
  • conflict
  • epistemology
  • geography
  • geopolitics
  • global security
  • literature review
  • Middle East
  • North Africa
  • positivism
  • reductionism
  • Syrian Civil War
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BSc (Hons) Geography