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‘Office life’ of bacteria may be their weak spot

- Scientists at the University of Leeds think we may be able to drown deadly bacteria in their own paperwork.

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Chromosome buffers hold key to better melanoma understanding

- Buffers that guard against damage to the ends of chromosomes could hold the key to a better understanding of malignant melanoma, according to new research from the University of Leeds.

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Global importance of pollinators underestimated

- Declines in populations of pollinators, such as bees and wasps, may be a key threat to nutrition in some of the most poorly fed parts of the globe, according to new research.

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One care lapse can be fatal for heart attack patients

- University of Leeds research has revealed that heart attack patients have a 46% increased chance of death within a month of discharge if they miss any one of nine types of care.

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Tickling your ear could be good for your heart

- Stimulating nerves in your ear could improve the health of your heart, researchers have discovered.

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University of Leeds researchers lead £20 million fight against cardiovascular diseases

- Researchers from the University of Leeds are leading the fight against heart diseases thanks to more than £20 million of funding from the British Heart Foundation (BHF).

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