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Boost for UK medical technology innovation

- The University of Leeds Medical Technologies Innovation and Knowledge Centre (IKC) has won £3 million to continue bringing the best of the UK’s medical technology research to patients.

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Study finds non-genetic cancer mechanism

- Cancer can be caused solely by protein imbalances within cells, a study of ovarian cancer has found.

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Eliminating ulcer germ may help prevent stomach cancer

- Targeting the strain of bacteria that causes ulcers may help prevent stomach cancer, according to research led by the University of Leeds.

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Non-invasive device could end daily finger pricking for people with diabetes

- A new laser sensor that monitors blood glucose levels without penetrating the skin could transform the lives of millions of people living with diabetes.

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Scientists gain new insights into “antenna” of human cells

- Scientists from the University of Leeds have uncovered the most comprehensive list yet of genes implicated in a group of common inherited diseases.

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How removing a protein slows blood vessel growth in tumours

- Scientists from the University of Leeds have discovered a new protein which triggers the growth of blood vessels in breast cancer tumours which have spread to the brain.

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