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Scientists unlock key to blood vessel formation

- Scientists from the University of Leeds have discovered a gene that plays a vital role in blood vessel formation, research which adds to our knowledge of how early life develops.

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Microscopic ‘Saturn of the Moors’ discovered

- A species of alga that resembles the planet Saturn has been discovered for the first time in the British Isles.

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New school to boost engineering education

- The University has joined with local organisations and businesses to set up a Leeds school aimed at 14 to 18 year olds interested in engineering and advanced manufacturing.

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Medical libraries go online for all

- The University of Leeds is joining forces with one of the world’s major resources for the study of medical history as part of a project to create a comprehensive online resource.

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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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