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Artistic Leeds partnership in the running for prestigious art prize

- The University of Leeds has been shortlisted for one of the country’s most valuable contemporary art awards.

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Non-invasive device could end daily finger pricking for people with diabetes

- A new laser sensor that monitors blood glucose levels without penetrating the skin could transform the lives of millions of people living with diabetes.

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Father of Cinematography’s archive comes to Leeds

- An archive of material from a pioneer of cinematography has made a transatlantic journey to the University of Leeds.

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Scientists gain new insights into “antenna” of human cells

- Scientists from the University of Leeds have uncovered the most comprehensive list yet of genes implicated in a group of common inherited diseases.

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University of Leeds awards honorary degrees

- Olympic boxer, Nicola Adams, and Sir Peter Hendy, Leeds graduate and the new Chairman of Network Rail, are amongst a host of distinguished individuals receiving an honorary degree this year

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Launch of the Leeds Institute for Data Analytics

- A new institute set up to help public and private sector organisations meet the challenges and opportunities of the Big Data revolution opens its doors today.

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