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...

Pandemic inspired Bolton entrepreneur to invent tech addiction busting device

A Bolton entrepreneur and dad, Bill Stirling, has invented Tech-Break, a product designed to help families maintain healthy relationships with their screens. A new and...

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...

Manchester study finds Climate change places future of Peak District mountain hares at risk

Climate change is putting the future of Peak District mountain hares at risk, according to new research by Manchester Metropolitan University. The Peak District's altitude...

New treatment significantly improves mental health in heart disease patients, Manchester led study finds

A study, led by Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust (GMMH) and the University of Manchester (UoM), and funded by the National Institute...

Manchester researchers team up with Callaly to discover recyclable materials for menstrual products

Researchers from the Henry Royce Institute at The University of Manchester’s Sustainable Materials Innovation Hub (SMI Hub) in collaboration with Callaly are working together...

New risk calculator to help save many more lives from heart attack and stroke

A new risk calculator will better predict people at high risk of heart and circulatory diseases years before they strike, and is ready for...

£400,000 funding for revolutionary digital health project using avatars to treat breathing problems

Funding has been awarded for a new digital health project which will use high-tech, personalised avatars to help treat patients with dysfunctional breathing. Around 10%...

Ultra-high-density hard drives made with graphene store ten times more data

Graphene can be used for ultra-high density hard disk drives (HDD), with up to a tenfold jump compared to current technologies, researchers have found. HDDs...

Worms blast off into space for muscle loss mission

Thousands of tiny worms will be launched into space today (3 June) to help scientists to understand more about muscle loss and how to...