Welcome to our success stories – projects that have achieved remarkable things with Newton funding. If you’ve received Newton funding and want to share a success story, email email@example.com.
A Newton funded research collaboration between experts from Fundação Oswaldo Cruz Recife (Fiocruz) and the MRC-University of Glasgow Centre for Virus Research played a major role in Brazil’s response to the Zika epidemic...read more
The growing mining industry in Colombia is causing heavy metal pollution in lakes and rivers. Researchers have developed a portable, cost-effective and user-friendly device that allows the effective monitoring of water...read more
Electric vehicles have the potential to revolutionise modern transportation and reduce fossil fuel emissions. A Newton-funded researcher has developed a more efficient and environmentally friendly battery for use in electric vehicles...read more
Ground-breaking climate science developed in collaboration between leading UK and Chinese experts has been used for the first time in the UK’s National flooding resilience review...read more
An international research collaboration carried out genome sequencing to understand Zika virus’ genetic make-up and track the spread of the virus across Brazil...read more
As much as 8% of the Thai population is affected by rare genetic diseases. Using the recognised expertise of the UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health, this Newton Fund project supported Chulalongkorn Paediatrics to develop their own genomics platform...read more
Results of a UK-China research collaboration have been pivotal to informing a ban by the Chinese Ministry of Agriculture on use of antibiotic colistin as an animal feed additive in China...read more