The University of Leeds has secured part of a new £147 million research initiative to work with developing nations on the world's biggest challenges.
New technology which helps doctors more accurately diagnose breast cancer has been recognised by the US Food & Drugs Administration (FDA) for its exceptional potential clinical value.
The benefits of giving chemotherapy before surgery to bowel cancer patients will be further explored in a new £3.4 million trial, one of three awarded regional funding.
A new clinical intervention trial aims to improve outcomes for patients with the bone marrow cancer multiple myeloma (MM).
New research into how a common parasite infection alters human behaviour could help development of treatments for schizophrenia and other neurological disorders.