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Gold nanotubes launch a three-pronged attack on cancer cells

- Scientists have shown that gold nanotubes have many applications in fighting cancer: internal nanoprobes for high-resolution imaging; drug delivery vehicles; and agents for destroying cancer cells.

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Researchers discover viral "Enigma machine"

- Researchers have cracked a code that governs infections by a major group of viruses including the common cold and polio.

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Addressing challenges for cities of the future

- Experts will be laying out their visions of the cities of the future at a conference at the University of Leeds today.

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University Innovation and Enterprise Centre receives £3m boost

- The University of Leeds has welcomed significant investment from the Government’s Local Growth Deals programme for its planned University Innovation and Enterprise Centre (UIEC) in the city.

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New project looks to end lupus 'trial and error'

- The University of Leeds is to be a key partner in a new £5.1 m project aimed at eliminating the ‘trial and error’ approach to the treatment of lupus.

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World-class medical research highlighted in report

- World-class medical research from the University of Leeds into a rare blood disorder has been highlighted in a key report out today (Thursday, 29 January).

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