Professor Paul Stewart, Executive Dean of Medicine and Health at the University of Leeds, has been elected Vice President (Clinical) of the Academy of Medical Sciences, following a competitive ballot.

Concerns about the way non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT) is being sold by private companies are expressed in a new report published by the Nuffield Council on Bioethics today.

The University is taking part in an initiative aimed at encouraging students to stay on in Leeds after graduation, to help shape its future.

Lesbian, gay and bisexual people tend to report having a poorer experience as a cancer patient than heterosexual people, according to a study.

Government ministers have announced that the University of Leeds is to receive a multi-million pound share of funding for research into advanced materials.