Latest University of Manchester News

Charity approved by WHO to respond to disasters and war zones
Local authority austerity associated with poor health
Manchester academics selected in Top 50 Women in Engineering
COPD patients respond equally well to Covid vaccine
Modern space race needs to be built on sustainability
Manchester Museum’s landmark ‘Golden Mummies of Egypt’ exhibition to open in Shenzhen
Most stillbirth certificates are inaccurate
Three fifths of UK Medical Certificates of Stillbirth have major errors, study finds
Blood vessel breakthrough major step towards Alzheimer’s treatment
Astronomers link 64 telescopes to observe structure of Universe ahead of SKAO launch
University hosts world’s largest energy research & social science conference
Closing schools and workplaces linked to reduced early Covid deaths, finds study
University of Manchester director included in list of region’s leading influential figures
Older people missing out on financial support
Astronomers discover how galaxies form through mergers
First Light at Jodrell Bank wows first 1000 visitors
Manchester retains top 2% in latest QS World University Rankings
Partnership to create opportunities for thousands of young people in Salford
Great Science Share for Schools helps children take climate action
Injectable gel to repair damage after heart attack
Study reveals deep inequalities of care for atrial fibrillation patients
Trio of Manchester scientists win Royal Society of Chemistry prizes
Study identifies best treatment for rare childhood cancer
Screening every five years safe for women who test negative for HPV, study confirms
Unusual neutron star discovered in stellar graveyard
Strange neutron star spinning every 76 seconds discovered in stellar graveyard
University spinout in major partnership to commercialize treatment for invasive aspergillosis
Study to examine effects of children’s life skills programme
Swinburne research lets you meet voices in your head
Northern Gritstone secures first close of £215m ahead of first investments
Trial of comms scheme for carers of people with dementia launches
Pandemic has made young people more depressed, research finds
Treatment for commonest form of blindness moves step closer
QIMR skin cancer researchers enlisted to fight for sunbed ban in England
University employee completes 1600km cycling challenge to raise money for Ukraine appeal
First UK-wide evaluation since 2014 confirms University of Manchester is research powerhouse
Chile’s first complete ichthyosaur recovered from glacier in Patagonia
Indoor tanning ban would reduce melanoma deaths, show researchers
Energy Innovation Agency launches to accelerate Greater Manchester’s net zero transition
New GP blood test could help diagnose ovarian cancer faster and more accurately, according to research funded by Wellbeing of Women
New AMBS partnership to support SME’s post-pandemic recovery
Poorer health in disabled linked to lack of home adaptations
University ends investments in coal, oil and gas and reduces carbon intensity of its investments by 37%
Scientists prove diseased blood vessels communicate with brain
Robot called Lyra is helping transform nuclear infrastructure inspection
New funding for researchers and Centre for Digital Health agreed by Manchester-Melbourne-Toronto Alliance
Businesses benefitting from political connections could harm China’s economic growth
Newly discovered palaeontology finds to feature in BBC One documentary Dinosaurs