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Researchers supported to take next career steps

- Developing the next generation of researchers is the focus of a new £2m investment by the Wellcome Trust and the University of Leeds.

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“Abandoned” stroke survivors need better longer-term care

- Stroke patients need better long-term support to ensure their health and social care needs are met and prevent them feeling “abandoned”, a University of Leeds expert says.

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'Bench to bedside' research to be transformed by new funding

- A new £6.8 million research centre based across two Yorkshire universities will aim to transform diagnosis and treatment of patients suffering from cancer, heart disease and musculoskeletal diseases.

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Ten year trends reveal more children admitted to intensive care but with lower staffing ratios

- More children than ever are being admitted to intensive care units in England and Wales but there are fewer staff per bed available to cope with the increase.

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Parkinson Tower turns gold for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

- The Parkinson Tower at the University of Leeds turned gold on Thursday 25 September to celebrate Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.

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Countries must work together to stop organ traffickers, says researcher

- The author of new research into organ trafficking has called for a concerted international effort to confront the problem.

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