University of Salford receives funding to investigate a new treatment for knee osteoarthritis

The University has received a grant of £258,112 from the National Institute of Health Research (NIHR), a major funder of global health research and...

New research led by Manchester Museum has resulted in the first scientific description of...

New collaborative research led by Manchester Museum, part of The University of Manchester, has resulted in the first scientific description of an extremely rare...

Ambitious plans for Salford to become an internationally-recognised Connected Digital City revealed

Digital Salford, the collaboration of key stakeholders in the City of Salford, publishes its ambitious new Digital Strategy today; setting out some clear intentions...

Planning permission for Manchester’s new base for materials science, engineering and energy technology

Manchester City Council has approved plans for the next phase of the masterplan at Manchester Science Park, which will provide a purpose-built space to...

“Prosthetic limbs aren’t just for people; they can be for elephants too”

University of Salford international scholarship student and Country Director of Exceed Worldwide in Cambodia, Sisary Kheng, has played an integral part in the provision...

Manchester experts are designing AI-powered machines tough enough to work safely in hostile hotspots

A new generation of smart robots is being developed at The University of Manchester that can be trusted to think and act for themselves...

Salford University’s Robot man Theo’s creation for BBC Christmas

The BBC challenged robotics expert Theo Theodoridis to build a robot to live with Linda Bowles, who has multiple sclerosis. The result is on...

Unleashing the human voice can help us banish the blues according to an Eccles...

UNLEASHING the human voice can help us banish the blues, according to a community-based research experiment in Salford. Singers from the Eccles Daytime Choir were...

World’s first- ever graphene hiking boots unveiled

The world’s first-ever hiking boots to utilise graphene has been unveiled by The University of Manchester and British brand inov-8. Building on the international success...

Jaguar Land Rover has announced plans to open a new software, IT and engineering...

Jaguar Land Rover has announced plans to open a new software, IT and engineering centre in Manchester to support its strategy to introduce connected...