Lower levels of vitamin E found in people with Alzheimer’s disease

Patients with Alzheimer’s disease have lower levels of vitamin E, which could be a risk factor when determining the cause or progression of the...

Releasing young adults could be best route out of lockdown, experts suggest

Releasing people aged 20-30 years-old who no longer live with their parents could provide the first step out of lockdown in the UK, researchers...

Government urgently needs to gauge public perception of new track and trace app

Governments urgently need to understand public priorities before they roll out track and trace, according to new research. One of the earliest studies to...

University of Manchester scientists awarded a Guinness World Record for the ‘Finest Woven Fabric’

The team of scientists at the University of Manchester have been honoured with the Guinness World Record for weaving threads of individual molecules together to...

Bio Detection dogs identify COVID-19 with up to 94% accuracy

People who are infected with the SARS-CoV-2 virus have a distinct odour that can be detected by trained dogs with a high degree of...

£9 million research programme to reinvent chemical separation methods and significantly cut total global...

A £9 million project to develop new chemical processing technology that could save hundreds of millions of tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions has...

Manchester Trial reveals benefits of text message support on children’s bedtime routines

A proof-of-concept study of an intervention which sends support and information to parents at bedtime by text message has been shown to improve the...

Salford at forefront of UK space robotics

THE UNIVERSITY of Salford is to be at the forefront of the UK’s new drive to develop space-focused artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics, as...

Technology used to map Mars developed in Manchester is now measuring effect of treatment...

A machine learning approach for assessing images of the craters and dunes of Mars, which was developed at The University of Manchester, has now...

Jodrell Bank Observatory release 50 year-old audio archive of Soviet Zond 6 lunar mission

Jodrell Bank are releasing recordings of a Soviet space mission from fifty years ago, just as the race to the Moon was approaching the...