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New lecture capture system benefits students from the start of term

A new state-of-the-art lecture capture system has been successfully rolled out at the University of Leeds following the new start of term.

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Delayed Government cycling plan could be worth £6bn annually by 2025 - if it invests now

Research from the universities of Leeds and Cambridge has revealed boosting cycle use in England could be worth as much as £6bn annually by 2025 in health benefits alone.

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‘Endless possibilities’ for bio-nanotechnology

Scientists from the University of Leeds have taken a crucial step forward in bio-nanotechnology, a field that uses biology to develop new tools for science, technology and medicine.

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Research at the Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering aims to improve the lives of patients everywhere. Frank the cycling skeleton helps to test the strength of new hip and knee replacements. Read about this research

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TV: BBC Breakfast

Stephen Fayle (Dentistry) talks about dental problems in pre-school children, following the publication of a Public Health England report which suggests the problem is on the rise.

BBC Breakfast
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The benefits of cycling

A project by Robin Lovelace (School of Geography), done in collaboration with colleagues at Cambridge University, suggests boosting cycle use in England could be worth as much as £6bn annually by 2025 rising to £25bn annually by 2050 in health benefits alone.

The Times
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Performing lost Jewish music and theatre

University of Leeds musicologist heads a team in receipt of a £1.5 million grant to recover pre-war artworks.

Times Higher Education
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