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LivingWell- a feasibility study to assess the impact of a lifestyle intervention in people attending family history clinics with an increased risk of colorectal or breast cancer.
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Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

Using record linkage analysis to inform the development of an improved care pathway(s) for psychiatric and self-harm emergencies currently transferred by ambulance to Emergency Departments.
PI: Professor Edward Duncan
Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

Television framing of the 2014 Scottish independence referendum
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Funded by: Economic and Social Research Council

Are systemic and local skeletal muscle responses to immobilisation gender specific?
PI: Dr Naomi Brooks
Funded by: Society for Endocrinology

Research to Assist in Developing Policy in Relation to High Growth Firms
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Funded by: Department for the Economy (Northern Ireland)

Assessing ecosystem recovery after extreme drought-related dieback events
PI: Professor Alistair Jump
Funded by: The Leverhulme Trust

Attitutes to Electronic Cigarettes: A Qualitative Study of Women who are Pregnant or have Recently
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Funded by: Cancer Research UK

Planning for Improved and Sustainable Cage Aquaculture in Lake Volta, Ghana
PI: Professor Lindsay Ross
Funded by: Royal Society

British Society of Gerontology Conference 2016
PI: Professor Louise McCabe
Funded by: Delegates - Short Courses

Research on Warnings on Cigarettes and Pack Inserts
PI: Professor Crawford Moodie
Funded by: NHS Health Scotland

Effective forecasting as a mechanism for aligning VET and Economic Development Strategies
PI: Professor Ronald McQuaid
Funded by: European Commission (Horizon 2020)

Remuneration for Alcohol Brief Interventions Scoping Study
PI: Professor Niamh Fitzgerald
Funded by: Scottish Health Action on Alcohol Problems

Evaluation of CareerWise
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Funded by: National Rugby League

Further research evaluation of GAA elite youth sport transitions
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Funded by: Gaelic Athletic Association

Capacity Building in NMAHP Research Unit
PI: Professor Helen Cheyne
Funded by: Scottish Government

Phenotypic variation and local adaptation in clonal vs. sexual populations: a test using introduced populations of monkey flowers
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Funded by: Zurich-Basel Plant Science Center

Effective Allocation of Adapted Social Housing (Stage 1)
PI: Professor Isobel Anderson
Funded by: Horizon Housing Association

The long-term effects of wearing an Ankle Foot Orthosis: the experiences of stroke survivors
PI: Dr Anne Taylor
Funded by: Chest Heart and Stroke Scotland

Research Brief for East Ayrshire Child Protection Committee
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Funded by: East Ayrshire Council

The Importance Of Fish Oils For Facilitating Muscle Recovery From Damaging Exercise In Competitive Soccer players
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Funded by: SmartFish

The impact of welfare reform in Scotland
PI: Professor Ronald McQuaid
Funded by: Scottish Government

Development and evaluation of a novel intervention providing insight into the tobacco industry to prevent the uptake of smoking in school-aged children
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Funded by: National Institute for Health Research

Process Evaluation of Alcohol Brief Interventions in wider settings (Young People and Social Work)
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Funded by: NHS Health Scotland

Management of Psychiatric emergencies: A record linkage and intervention development study
PI: Professor Edward Duncan
Funded by: Scottish Ambulance Service

Women and Alcohol: Towards an Equity Review of the Effectiveness of Population-based Interventions to Reduce Alcohol Use and Harm by Gender
PI: Professor Niamh Fitzgerald
Funded by: Glasgow Centre for Population Health

2015 Scottish Cancer Patient Experience Survey - Qualitative Analysys
PI: Professor Mary Wells
Funded by: Scottish Government

Microbiology via Acoustics: Bacterial Behaviour in Complex Microbial Communities (BBC MiC)
PI: Dr Sabine Matallana-Surget
Funded by: Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council

A Systematic Literature Review of Interventions to improve Health, Happiness and Wellbeing in the transition from Adolescence to Adulthood
PI: Professor Margaret Maxwell
Funded by: The Royal Society of Edinburgh

Work for Drug Policy Unit, Scottish Government
PI: Professor Tessa Parkes
Funded by: Scottish Government

Fish Access Study
PI: Dr Colin Bull
Funded by: Green Highland Renewables

Collection of additional information on fish passage at a waterfall on Allt Shallainn
PI: Dr Colin Bull
Funded by: Green Highland Renewables

Ardeonaig Hydro Fish Survey
PI: Dr Colin Bull
Funded by: Campbell of Doune Ltd

Neuro-network Meeting (May 2016)
PI: Professor Leslie Smith
Funded by: The Wellcome Trust

Creating conversations: Activity Toolkit for People with Dementia
PI: Professor Vikki McCall
Funded by: Scottish Funding Council

Four Nations: the differences and similarities in alcohol policies and programmes across the four jurisdictions of the UK
PI: Professor Niamh Fitzgerald
Funded by: The National Endowment for Science, Technology and the Arts

Development of a Supervision Practice Guide for Workers in Scotland's Social Services
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Funded by: Scottish Social Services Council

The European "Neverendum": Lessons for 2015 from the 1975 EEC Referendum
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Funded by: The Carnegie Trust

Reducing binge drinking among disadvantaged men through a brief intervention delivered by mobile phone: a multi-centre
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Funded by: National Institute for Health Research

Behavioural Science Workshop Series
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Funded by: Economic and Social Research Council

ChimiKum at Home
PI: Dr Leah Macaden
Funded by: Diabetes UK

Development of a Protein-Rich and Starch-Rich Fractions from Faba Beans for Salmon and Terrestrial Animal Production,
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Funded by: Technology Strategy Board

Learn Pro modules
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Funded by: Action for Sick Children

Electronic Cigarette Marketing: Current Research and Policy
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Funded by: Cancer Research UK

Implementation science applied to maternal health: tobacco and alcohol use in pregnancy
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Funded by: The British Council

Getting the right spatial &social mix: improved methods for planning community Renewable Energy facilities
PI: Dr Jennifer Dickie
Funded by: Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council

The Well!Bingo programme: A feasibility study of a physical activity intervention delivered to older women in a Bingo club setting
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Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

Aquaculture carrying capacity and water quality management in Indonesian reservoirs and lakes
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Funded by: Institute of International Education

Narrating Scottish Devolution: Literature, Politics and the Culturalist Paradigm
PI: Dr Scott Hames
Funded by: The British Academy

Treatment Adherence in coronary heart disease: understanding the efficacy-effectiveness gap in patient medication and rehabilitation use
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Funded by: Chest Heart and Stroke Scotland

International cooperation in the context of Sentinel-3 Ocean and Land Colour Imager (OLCI) validation studies over lake
PI: Dr Peter Hunter
Funded by: Natural Environment Research Council

Incentivised opportunities for physical activity delivered in workplace settings during paid working hours: an exploratory study
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Funded by: Medical Research Council

Enabling the exploitation of insects as a sustainable source of protein .....
PI: Professor Dave Little
Funded by: European Commission (Horizon 2020)

Benefits of Incentives for breastfeeding & smoking cessation: a platform study for a trial
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Funded by: National Institute for Health Research

Creativity and Effectiveness in the Use of Electronic Monitoring as an Alternative to Imprisonment in EU Member States
PI: Professor Gillian McIvor
Funded by: European Commission (Horizon 2020)

A National prevalence study of impaired awareness of hypoglycemia in patients who have been attended by the Scottish ambulance Service due to a severe hypoglycaemic event
PI: Professor Edward Duncan
Funded by: Scottish Ambulance Service

Evaluate the Impact and Experience of using Flying Start
PI: Dr Anne Taylor
Funded by: EKOS Consulting (UK) Ltd (ekosgen)

Pathways through Health and Social Care for Older People with Dementia
PI: Professor Alasdair Rutherford
Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

Sport, drugs and health: does regulation protect and enhance the health of athletes?
PI: Dr Paul Dimeo
Funded by: The Wellcome Trust

Mimulus peregrinus: A short-lived botanical curiosity or a new species with evolutionary potential?
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Funded by: Botanical Society of Britain and Ireland

Brand Regulation in the UK Alcohol Market: a Pilot Study (Perpetrator puts right Pilot)
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Funded by: Cancer Research UK

Informal Learning and Citizen Science
PI: Professor Richard Edwards
Funded by: The British Academy

A Proposal to Undertake the Analysis and Country Reporting of One Million Voices Survey Data
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Funded by: World Alliance of YMCAS

Future Thinking on Carved Stones in Scotland - workshop
PI: Professor Sally Foster
Funded by: Historic Environment Scotland and The Royal Society of Edinburgh

Hyperspectral imaging of lake biogeochemical properties in optically-complex systems
PI: Dr Peter Hunter
Funded by: European Commission (Horizon 2020)

Exploring the General Public's Knowledge, Attitudes, and Behaviour to Responding to Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest
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Funded by: Scottish Government

Mental Health Grant
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Funded by: Union of European Football Associations

Scottish Maternity Care Experience 2015
PI: Professor Helen Cheyne
Funded by: Scottish Government

Development of an intervention to increase physiotherapy adherence among young children with cystic fibrosis: a Medical Research Council complex intervention framework development and feasibility study
PI: Professor Emma France
Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

Woodland Creation and Ecological Networks
PI: Professor Kirsty Park
Funded by: Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs

ALICE RAP - Addictions and lifestyles in contemporary Europe - Reframing Addictions Project
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Funded by: European Commission (Horizon 2020)

Evaluating novel plant oilseeds enriched in omega-3 long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids to support sustainable development of aquaculture
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Funded by: Biomar Ltd

Development and validation of algorithms for the retrieval of lake bio-optical and biochemical properties from Sentinel-2 MSI data
PI: Dr Peter Hunter
Funded by: Royal Society

Corpus linguistics and teacher education: new perspectives for Brazilian pre-service teachers of English to speakers of other languages
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Funded by: The British Academy

Developing Social Network Support to Improve Smoking Cessation Outcomes for Pregnant Women Living in Disadvantaged Areas
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Funded by: Cancer Research UK

Commercial Scale Insect-based Transformation of Organic Wastes to Benefit Smallholder Farmers in Ghana
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Funded by: Department for International Development

Young Adult's Perceptions of Cigarette Design
PI: Professor Crawford Moodie
Funded by: Cancer Research UK

Enhancing Informal Learning Through Citizen Science
PI: Professor Richard Edwards
Funded by: The Wellcome Trust

Research to identify what good leadership looks like in Scotland's social services
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Funded by: Scottish Social Services Council

Kier Mining
PI: Dr Colin Bull
Funded by: Kier Construction Ltd

Understanding Predation
PI: Professor Kirsty Park
Funded by: NatureScot (Formerly Scottish Natural Heritage)

Process evaluation of the implementation of universal free school meals (FSM)
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Funded by: NHS Health Scotland

Genetic management of Mexican tilapia germ plasm
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Funded by: The British Council

Philips Lighting B.V. Agreement: Light Research Tool
PI: Professor Herve Migaud
Funded by: Philips Lighting B.V.

Permafrost catchments in transition: hydrological controls on carbon cycling and greenhouse gas budgets
PI: Professor Jens-Arne Subke
Funded by: Natural Environment Research Council

Research evaluation of GAA elite youth sport transitions
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Funded by: Gaelic Athletic Association

A mixed method study of Grade 6 staff nurses/midwives preparing for the role of SCN/M
PI: Dr Kathleen Stoddart
Funded by: NHS Forth Valley

COPEWELL- Coping Ability of Farmed Fish- towards a deeper understanding of fish welfare
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Funded by: European Commission (Horizon 2020)

Evaluating novel plant oilseeds enriched in omega-3 long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids to support sustainable development of aquaculture
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Funded by: Biomar Ltd and Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council

Crossroads of Empires: archaeology, material culture and socio-political relationships in West Africa
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Funded by: European Commission (Horizon 2020)

Carers Interviewing Other Carers
PI: Professor Liz Forbat
Funded by: Palliative Care MCN (NHS Lanarkshire)

Strategic Considerations for Locational Regulation of Shellfish Aquaculture in Scotland
PI: Professor Trevor Telfer
Funded by: Scottish Aquaculture Research Forum

Research into the sustainable management of migratory water birds in the relation to the revision of AEWA guidelines
PI: Professor Nils Bunnefeld
Funded by: Aarhus University

Leisure and social activities after stroke: development and feasibility testing of a peer-led coaching intervention
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Funded by: National Institute For Social Care and Health Research

Dispersal and biodiversity impacts on community assembly and ecosystem services
PI: Professor Nigel Willby
Funded by: Natural Environment Research Council

Destitution in the UK
PI: Professor Ronald McQuaid
Funded by: Joseph Rowntree Foundation

Manuscripts, Miscellanies and the Organization of Knowledge
PI: Dr Angus Vine
Funded by: The British Academy

The Content and Design of Alcohol Brief Intervention Training for Practitioners
PI: Professor Niamh Fitzgerald
Funded by: Alcohol Research UK

Partial differential equation modelling of structured cell populations
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Funded by: Royal Society

Understanding Scottish Places
PI: Professor Leigh Sparks
Funded by: Scottish Government

2014 Commonwealth Games and Sochi Winter Olympics Performance Transition Project
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Funded by: Sportscotland