Many ventilation systems may increase risk of COVID-19 exposure, study suggests

Ventilation systems in many modern office buildings, which are designed to keep temperatures comfortable and increase energy efficiency, may increase the risk of exposure...

Manchester Scientists make 3D heart scan breakthrough for animals and humans

University of Manchester scientists have created the most detailed ever 3D scan of a rare form of congenital heart disease. The ‘walk through’ 3D video...

Manchester researchers aim to make surgical operations greener

Healthcare staff at Wythenshawe Hospital have launched a collaborative research project into how surgical care can be made more environmentally sustainable. the Greener Operations Priority...

NIHR supported study that ran in Stockport publishes COVID-19 booster data

ix COVID-19 vaccines are safe and boost immunity for people who have had two doses of AstraZeneca or Pfizer-BioNTech, results from the UK-wide COV-BOOST...

Could this be built to help heat the Centre of Manchester?

Manchester City Council’s Executive is to consider a proposal to create a new company, which would run the city’s low-carbon Civic Quarter Heat Network...

It’s true-Fake news is bad for your health

Believing ‘fake news’ induces stress and could be bad for your heart, new research suggests. People with low ‘information discernment’ (ID), who do not question...

Visitors to The Lowry can now use their smartphones to discover more about...

Visitors to The Lowry in Salford can now use their smartphones to discover more about the work of LS Lowry and other...

New project will turn plastic waste into energy

Scientists at Chester University are using innovative technology that turns waste plastic into electricity and low-cost hydrogen, which can be used for transport fuel. The process...

Tiny transporters could deliver treatment to stroke patients

Swarms of nanoparticles which are 15,000 times smaller than a pinhead may be able to deliver vital drugs to the brain, offering new hope...

Greater Manchester in biggest UK government full-fibre investment

Greater Manchester is partnering with Virgin Media Business to deliver fibre optic connectivity to more than 1,500 public service sites in Bury, Bolton, Oldham,...