University of Leeds researchers will play key roles in two innovative projects using futuristic engineering to assist the human body.

Scientists have shown that gold nanotubes have many applications in fighting cancer: internal nanoprobes for high-resolution imaging; drug delivery vehicles; and agents for destroying cancer cells.

Researchers have cracked a code that governs infections by a major group of viruses including the common cold and polio.

World-class medical research from the University of Leeds into a rare blood disorder has been highlighted in a key report out today (Thursday, 29 January).

A small brown moth has one of the most complex sex lives in the insect world, new research has found.