No. 4481 Thursday 2 July 1998 Vol. 128

University honours nine at Encaenia : The University honoured outstanding contributions in the fields of law, International Relations, literature, art, economics, literary criticism, mathematics, and natural science at Encaenia on Wednesday, 24 June.

University backs local transport study : The University is joining local authorities and the business community to help fund a study of the proposed new Guided Transit Express (GTE) public transport system for Oxford and the surrounding area.

Scots `more likely' to suffer from MS : New research, which suggests people living in Scotland are more likely to suffer from multiple sclerosis, has been published by scientists in the Department of Clinical Neurology at the Radcliffe Infirmary.

US lawyer warns against risks of DNA abuse : Legislation and safeguards are needed to protect individuals from potential uses and abuses of DNA scientific evidence, according to a leading defence lawyer for O J Simpson and Louise Woodward.

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