Manchester scientists find that FDA-approved drugs reduce Covid infection in lab

An in vitro study of drugs already approved by the regulatory authority in the United States to treat a range of conditions, has shown...

Manchester Scientists believe Viagra could be used to control abnormal heart rhythms

Scientists at the University of Manchester believe that Viagra could be used to strongly suppress abnormal heart rhythms after a study of the drug...

Coronavirus Epidemics first hit more than 21,000 years ago

Sarbecoviruses have crossed into humans twice in the last decade, leading to the deadly SARS-CoV-1 outbreak in 2002-04 and the current COVID-19 pandemic, caused...

Stockport Woman who has lived with 30 year cough receives world-first dose of potential...

70-year-old woman, forced to live with cough since her 40s, is ‘excited’ to be the first person in the world to receive a potential...

Manchester entrepreneur’s AI startup gains attention from investors

A Manchester-based entrepreneur is looking to revolutionise the world of personal fitness with the first AI-powered smart watch app. Saeid Jamali, 28, devised intellithing in...

Scientists set out immediate actions and future research priorities to help UK to reach...

A new paper by leading UK scientists sets out key solutions and policy actions that should be implemented now, as well as priority research...

A unique membership scheme for Bowdon Rugby club

Bowdon RUFC, a popular grassroots rugby union club in Greater Manchester, is the first sports club in the world to introduce a new membership...

Lung drug hope for heart failure patients

An early phase trial of a drug currently used to treat lung fibrosis has shown it may also help patients who suffer from a...

New report offers vision of cities transformed by Greater Manchester’s advanced materials expertise

A new report from the Greater Manchester Local Enterprise Partnership (GM LEP) envisages how Greater Manchester’s expertise in advanced materials could help shape the...

University of Salford has received a grant of £180,000 from the Garfield Weston Foundation...

The University of Salford has received a grant of £180,000 from the Garfield Weston Foundation towards a new state of the art Mammography system...