Exquisitely preserved embryo found inside fossilised dinosaur egg

A 72- to 66-million-year-old embryo found inside a fossilised dinosaur egg sheds new light on the link between the behaviour of modern birds and...

Manchester Scientists challenge Einstein’s theory of general relativity.

Researchers at The University of Manchester have helped conduct a 16-year long experiment to challenge Einstein’s theory of general relativity. The international team including scientists...

Dinosaurs Spring to Extinction: Springtime pinpointed as the season for dinosaur extinction Manchester led...

An international team led by researchers from The University of Manchester today published in Scientific Reports a ground-breaking study that sheds new light on...

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...

Manchester scientists produce new antibiotics by gene editing

Scientists have discovered a new route to produce complex antibiotics exploiting gene editing to re-programme pathways to future medicines urgently required to combat antimicrobial...

World Record Set in Manchester for Highest Voltage Fruit Battery

A new Guinness World Records® title for the highest voltage from a fruit battery has been set by the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC),...

Manchester Scientists discover new stroke clot-buster drug

A novel clot-busting drug formulated and tested by University of Manchester scientists is able to effectively restore blood flow in the brains of mice,...

Understanding how some people naturally resist Covid infection, despite clearly being exposed to the...

By understanding how some people naturally resist Covid infection, despite clearly being exposed to the virus, could lead to better next generation vaccines Scientists at...

Manchester receives £500,000 from Bill Gates Foundation to develop route to the promising COVID-19...

The University of Manchester has received $500,000 from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to develop a low cost manufacturing route to Molnupiravir, a...

First 3D printing filaments made from post-consumer single use plastic waste

Representatives from Manchester Metropolitan University are attending COP26 to help accelerate action to tackle climate change. We'll be sharing our insights and research that...