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Research project will shed light on overshadowed Shakespeare contemporary

A University of Leeds literary historian is embarking on a major project to shed light on an influential but neglected contemporary of Shakespeare.

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Eliminating ulcer germ may help prevent stomach cancer

Targeting the strain of bacteria that causes ulcers may help prevent stomach cancer, according to research led by the University of Leeds.

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Cool summer of 2013 boosted Arctic sea ice

The volume of Arctic sea ice increased by a third after the summer of 2013 as unusually cool air temperatures prevented the ice from melting, according to University of Leeds and UCL scientists.

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University of Leeds top for automated lecture capture

Neil Morris (School of Education) discusses how best practices from the largest automated lecture capture implementation in the world

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Study finds non-genetic cancer mechanism

Cancer can be caused solely by protein imbalances within cells, a study of ovarian cancer has found. Professor John Ladbury (Faculty of Biological Sciences) and Dr Zahra Timsah (Faculty of Biological Sciences) feature in the article.

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An interview with Dr Helen Mort

Dr Helen Mort (School of English) discusses the literary scene in Leeds, a new poetry collection and her Cultural Fellowship.

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