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Leeds researcher takes top spot in national image competition

- A University of Leeds researcher has been named the winner of the British Heart Foundation (BHF) image competition.

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Early knee arthritis symptoms first felt when using stairs

- People who suffer from knee pain when using the stairs may be experiencing the early symptoms of osteoarthritis, according to a new University of Leeds study.

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Research shows how the hands-on dad isn’t a new phenomenon

- The 21st Century dad – as defined by celebrity fathers such as David Beckham, Brad Pitt and Jamie Oliver – isn’t a new phenomenon, according to new research.

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Leeds academic wins top prize as Most Innovative Teacher

- Dr James Pickering of the University of Leeds has been named Most Innovative Teacher of the Year at this year’s Times Higher Education Awards.

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Stroke damage mechanism identified

- Researchers have discovered a mechanism linked to the brain damage often suffered by stroke victims—and are now searching for drugs to block it.

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Missing gene linked to autism

- Researchers at the University of Leeds have shed light on a gene mutation linked to autistic traits.

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