Scientists from the University of Leeds have solved a 25-year-old question about how a family of proteins allow bacteria to resist the effects of certain antibiotics.

A mathematical model developed at the University of Leeds could make it possible to design safer versions of the ‘fast ships’ used in many vital offshore operations.

A research team led by the University of Leeds has observed for the first time how HIV and Ebola viruses attach to cells to spread infection.

Agriculture in parts of sub-Saharan Africa must undergo significant transformation if it is to continue to produce key food crops.

New research celebrates the success of EU air quality policy, at a time when such policies face an uncertain future because of Britain's European referendum.