News and Events
Volunteers are giving up their free time this weekend to collect money for new heart research centre at Glenfield Hospital.
A regular review from the Press Office of coverage of the University in the media.
The National Institute for Academic Anaesthesia has made the University’s Dr Jonathan Thompson their Macintosh Professor of Anaesthesia for 2010-11.
An increased risk of heart disease and diabetes has led to Leicester researchers calling for a lower limit for obesity levels amongst South Asians.
University involved in breakthrough study that analysed genes in the kidneys
A gene discovery is to pave the way for new methods to treat this fatal condition.
Young Investigator Prize for Dr Will Nicolson is the latest in a series of accolades for the team working on heart health at Glenfield Hospital
Design Council Award will help transform four academic projects into viable commercial products
This last week has seen two high profile studies linking genes to prevalent illnesses by teams with expertise from the University of Leicester.
The University of Leicester has been assisting our neighbours, De Montfort University, in developing a simple test that only requires a 5mm spot of your blood.
University of Leicester researchers have been involved in identifying six gene regions with links to high blood pressure.
New partnerships focus on Cardiovascular Diseases; Diet, Lifestyle and Nutrition and Respiratory Disease.
The University of Leicester’s appeal to raise funds for a new Cardiovascular Research Centre gets another boost from a local community.
The shortlist for the most prestigious awards in the Higher Education sector has been announced and the University of Leicester has picked up a hat-trick of nominations
A regular review from the Press Office of coverage of the University in the media
Star Trek’s Dr ‘Bones’ McCoy would feel right at home working with a new high-tech medical bed developed by a cross-disciplinary team from the University and the University Hospitals of Leicester.
The next time you go shopping, look out for the new sculpture installed in the Highcross – and why not contribute to our Cardiovascular Research Centre appeal at the same time?
The international Society of Hypertension has picked a Leicester student as its first ‘New Investigator of the Month’.
Leicester academics hit milestone for simple diabetes test.
Easy way to support our Cardiovascular Research Centre fund-raising.