Leeds is to contribute to a new £235m science research centre, as announced in the government’s Autumn Statement – part of a new package of measures to boost science in the UK.

Researchers have discovered a mechanism linked to the brain damage often suffered by stroke victims"”and are now searching for drugs to block it.

Researchers at the University of Leeds have shed light on a gene mutation linked to autistic traits.

Modern hand dryers are much worse than paper towels when it comes to spreading germs, according to new University of Leeds research.

Researchers at the University of Leeds have made a new synthetic anti-cancer molecule that targets two key mechanisms in the spread of malignant tumours through the body.