Press releases

The Physiological Society promotes the latest research published in its three peer reviewed journals The Journal of Physiology, Experimental Physiology and Physiological Reports. We also press release research that will be presented at our upcoming scientific confererences. Please see below for a list of our press releases.

Some of our coverage is logged online for The Journal of Physiology and Experimental Physiology.

If you are looking for more information on a paper published in one of our journals, a speaker at one of our meetings or for an expert to comment on any aspect of physiology, please contact the Press Office on 020 7269 5721 or press@physoc.org.

Press releases

09 April 2014
Ofqual sounds the death knell for UK science education
18 March 2014
The Physiological Society is proud to support this important poster competition for early-career researchers.
14 March 2014
The Physiological Society is supporting the largest national event of its kind, where 210 early career scientists, engineers and mathematicians will arrive in Parliament on Monday 17 March.
07 March 2014
Stress as a baby can lead to a respiratory disorder associated with snoring in adult males, according to new research published today in Experimental Physiology.
29 January 2014
Vitamin C and E supplements may blunt the improvement of muscular endurance – by disrupting cellular adaptions in exercised muscles – suggests a new study published today in The Journal of Physiology.
16 December 2013
Daily exercise lessens many of the harmful physiological effects of short-term overeating and inactivity, shows a new study [published 15 December] in The Journal of Physiology, which is well timed wi
06 November 2013
The reason women find it harder to breathe than men during exercise is due to greater electrical activation of their breathing muscles, shows a new study published in Experimental Physiology
28 October 2013
Brief exposure to anabolic steroids may have long lasting, possibly permanent, performance-enhancing effects, shows a study published today [28 October] in The Journal of Physiology.
24 October 2013
New Experimental Physiology study: Exercise during gestation can program vascular health in offspring into their adulthood, in particular significantly altering the vascular smooth muscle.
25 September 2013
People can be easily tricked into believing an artificial finger is their own, shows a study published today [23 September] in The Journal of Physiology.