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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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‘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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