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Online information most cost-effective means of increasing MMR uptake, research finds

Giving parents access to a website containing information about the measles, mumps and rubella vaccine is the most cost-effective way of increasing its uptake, University of Leeds research has shown.

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University's new partnership will boost life science businesses in the North

The University of Leeds and Bionow have agreed a formal collaboration to support the UK life science sector in the North.

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Psoriatic arthritis patients need better screening, warns panel of experts

Leading experts have joined together for the first time to call for better screening of psoriatic arthritis to help millions of people suffering from the condition.

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Flying ants swarm city

Dr Sophie Evison (School of Biology) says flying ants appear every year for their mating season.

Yorkshire Post
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Flying ants swarm city

Dr Sophie Evison (School of Biology) says flying ants appear every year for their mating season.

Yorkshire Evening Post
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Student wins hearts at Commonwealth Games

University of Leeds student Sofia Arkhipkina is representing the Falkland Islands in badminton at the Commonwealth Games. She lost to Jamaica’s Geordine Henry in her match yesterday.

Yorkshire Post
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