University of Leeds: Latest News University of Leeds: Latest News Jadu CMS Sun, 28 Apr 2019 14:41:18 +0000 Sun, 28 Apr 2019 14:41:18 +0000 Using virtual populations to create safer medical devices The current innovation process for medical technologies risks stifling the development of new devices, a leading researcher has argued. Thu, 25 Apr 2019 13:36:00 +0100 Redesigning cancer screening technology Engineers have developed a prototype endoscope which they say could cut the cost of manufacture from 拢80,000 to just 拢40. Tue, 16 Apr 2019 14:42:00 +0100 New report plans a roadmap to a lower carbon city A new report sets out how Leeds could become a carbon neutral city by 2050 鈥?and potentially by 2030. Fri, 12 Apr 2019 14:45:00 +0100 Key step forward in tackling neurodegenerative diseases A protein complex has been shown to play a key role in preventing the build-up of toxic plaques in the brain linked to neurodegenerative disorders such as Alzheimer鈥檚 and Huntington鈥檚 disease. Thu, 11 Apr 2019 16:01:00 +0100 Mind the equity gap Companies in London, the South-East and the East of England receive 75% of all equity investments in the UK 鈥?and that share is increasing over time, new research has shown. Wed, 10 Apr 2019 16:05:00 +0100 Conservationists share core aims, but major rifts remain The first large-scale survey of those working to protect the natural world has found general agreement on the goals of conservation 鈥?but significant divisions on how to achieve them. Tue, 09 Apr 2019 16:00:00 +0100 Taking science out of the lab and into the pub Tickets are on sale for the world鈥檚 largest festival of public science talks, which will see over 50 Leeds scientists take to the stage in pubs across the city. Tue, 09 Apr 2019 15:27:00 +0100 Leeds in top 40 most international universities Leeds has been recognised as one of the world's most international universities. Mon, 01 Apr 2019 11:53:00 +0100 Research spotlight - March 2019 March round-up of some of the latest research and education stories from the University. Fri, 29 Mar 2019 12:12:00 +0000 Changing the relationship between disability and technology A major new research project is harnessing a diverse range of disciplines to examine how technologists can learn from people with disabilities 鈥?and support them in the future. Thu, 28 Mar 2019 14:55:00 +0000 Challenging current understanding of the deep-sea New research has revealed how currents deep on the ocean floor are able to travel thousands of miles. Wed, 27 Mar 2019 10:16:00 +0000 Leeds develops new European partnership The University has signed a new partnership agreement with one of Europe鈥檚 largest research and educational institutions. Tue, 26 Mar 2019 09:49:00 +0000 Unequal pain relief at home for dying patients Pain relief and end of life care is not being provided equally to people with advanced progressive diseases at home during their final three months, according to a new study. Fri, 22 Mar 2019 08:45:00 +0000 Stillbirths more likely if diabetes in pregnancy not diagnosed Women who develop diabetes in pregnancy but are not diagnosed are much more likely to experience stillbirth than women without the condition, according to new research. Wed, 20 Mar 2019 00:01:00 +0000 Nature writing campaign aims to capture spring's arrival Today wildlife lovers across the UK have the chance to contribute to the first ever crowd-sourced nature diary to celebrate the first official day of spring. Wed, 20 Mar 2019 00:01:00 +0000 Come and Be Curious about university research A free, family-friendly open day on Saturday 30 March will give an insight into some of the University鈥檚 most engaging research. Mon, 18 Mar 2019 16:45:00 +0000 New perspective on changing travel conditions in Arctic communities Inuit communities鈥?travel skills and regional knowledge have helped mitigate the effects of Arctic climate change on travel conditions, according to a new study. Mon, 18 Mar 2019 16:00:00 +0000 Large-scale research plans for engineering and technology Leeds City Council鈥檚 Plans Panel has given the green light to support the University鈥檚 application to develop a site that will host large-scale research and experimental facilities. Thu, 14 Mar 2019 14:32:00 +0000 Statement University of Leeds statement: Leeds University Union's Better Union forum (11/03/19) Tue, 12 Mar 2019 17:35:00 +0000 Climate change threatens rainfall for agriculture A new study suggests climate change will significantly alter rainfall patterns for key agricultural regions, but the worst effects could be mitigated by reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Mon, 11 Mar 2019 19:00:00 +0000 开奖直播现场手机看开奖