August

Bee Unique

University of Leicester academic becomes the only Master Beekeeper in the county

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Routine screening of relatives of aortic disease patients could save lives

Research shows over 30% of relatives of patients with disease of the aorta could have underlying genetic predisposition to developing life-threatening condition

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Research shows how hungry bacteria sense nutrients in their environment

University of Leicester research sheds light on how bacteria regulates metabolism which could help to combat infectious diseases including tuberculosis

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“Let’s say ‘menopause’ three times a day”

Campaign to ‘normalise’ the menopause gathers momentum at Leicester - the UK’s first University to have a menopause policy

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Inspirational student who twice battled sepsis receives First Class degree

After having to learn how to walk again, Computer Science graduate Kishan Vithlani reminds everyone to ‘never give up’, and is now about to start his role as a junior software developer

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Leicester cardiology consultant awarded prestigious research professorship

Professor Gerry McCann has been awarded a prestigious research professorship from the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR)

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Leicester goes global to support chronic lung disease sufferers

Leicester’s Hospitals and the University of Leicester leading £2 million project funded by the NIHR Global Health Research Programme

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New BHF research in Leicester could improve diagnosis of the cause of heart failure

A new study that could prevent missed or wrongful diagnosis of the underlying cause of heart failure has been funded by the British Heart Foundation (BHF).

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It IS possible to spend the majority of your time watching Netflix, study shows

Student research paper reveals that it would take 236.5 days to watch all of Netflix’s 2017 movies and documentaries

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How space at Leicester offers hope to others

Space blankets for the homeless put University’s commitment to care into action

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University of Leicester to train the next generation of arts and humanities researchers

Leicester is part of a Midlands universities partnership that will create 460 new postgraduate studentship opportunities across the region over the next five years

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Shortage of science graduates theory does not add up

New study reveals majority of science graduates do not work in highly skilled science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) occupations at any time in their careers

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Predicting the impact of illness – and its remedies

Comprehensive approach to modelling healthcare in populations could help to plan NHS services

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Leicester scientists get into gear for new fundraising challenge

Leicester researchers are getting on their bikes to highlight Cycle 300, a new fundraising challenge from Cancer Research UK

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BepiColombo science orbiters stacked together

Milestone reached for space mission carrying University of Leicester-developed space instrument

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