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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.

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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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Live updates on MH370

Debris has been found on the Indian Ocean island of Reunion and is potentially from flight MH370. Dr Stephen Wright’s (School of Chemical and Process Engineering) comments from a BBC Radio 4 interview are included.

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Radio: Richard Stead

Anna who works for the Love Leeds Charity Shop talks about how the shop collects unwanted items from students.

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Debris found on Indian Ocean island could be from missing flight MH370

Debris has been found on the Indian Ocean island of Reunion and is potentially from flight MH370. Dr Stephen Wright’s (Chemical and Process Engineering) is interviewed.

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