Charles River’s expansion to Alderley Park set to bolster UK cell and gene therapy...

Charles River, a leading global, end-to-end cell and gene therapy solution provider, is expanding into Bruntwood SciTech’s Alderley Park, in Cheshire. The move will...

Manchester satellite program wins national engineering award

Technical advances made through The University of Manchester led DISCOVERER project to create new generation satellites capable of operating at a lower orbit have...

Manchester study finds that Diabetes drugs could save thousands of lives

New research has linked two types of less-often prescribed diabetes drugs with lower chances of potentially fatal heart problems - including heart attack, heart...

Revolutionary new drug gives hope to thousands of patients

A revolutionary new medication is giving hope to thousands of patients who are living with a debilitating muscle wasting disease. People with Spinal Muscular Atrophy...

Trial of wearable health technology for cancer patients opens in Manchester

A new trial opens in Greater Manchester today which is to test cutting-edge wearable technologies involving patients who have received cancer treatment. The commercially-available health...

T cells from Common colds can protect against Covid infection study finds

People with higher levels of T cells from common cold coronaviruses are less likely to become infected with SARS-CoV-2. A new study, published in Nature...

Jurassic Giant – The Largest Marine Reptile Skeleton Ever Unearthed in Britain

The fossilised remains of Britain’s largest ichthyosaur, colloquially known as a ‘Sea Dragon’, have been discovered at the Rutland Water Nature Reserve, owned and...

How exercise interventions could help people with asthma

Interventions aimed at promoting physical activity in people with asthma could improve their symptoms and quality of life – according to new research from...

Manchester trial of multi variant covid vaccine booster shows early signs of success

The first results of an early trial of a multivariant COVID-19 vaccine booster, launched in Manchester in September 2021, has shown it is driving...

New graphene-based neural probes improve detection of epileptic brain signals

New research published today has demonstrated that tiny graphene neural probes can be used safely to greatly improve our understanding of the causes of...