News

Low carbon, moderate income and long life

Published
Monday 23rd January, 2012
Categories
Health

A new study shows that countries with high incomes and high carbon emissions do not achieve higher life expectancies than those with moderate incomes and lower carbon emissions.

Bright future for young entrepreneurs

Published
Thursday 19th January, 2012
Categories
University

The range and quality of student entrepreneurship at the University is growing year on year, according to SPARK, the University's business start-up support service.

Seeking benefits, avoiding conflicts

Published
Friday 13th January, 2012
Categories
Business & Economy

A new report on Uganda's emerging oil and gas industry says companies can improve their corporate social responsibility (CSR) to give fairer employment, compensation and land deals to communities.

Major rail deal for University spin out

Published
Friday 13th January, 2012
Categories
Working with business

University of Leeds spin-out company Tracsis, has signed a three-year deal for a major rail company to use its software.

Leeds genetic research 'blueprint' for NHS

Published
Monday 9th January, 2012
Categories
Science
Health

The approach to genetic research established at the University of Leeds could serve as a blueprint for how the NHS could make more of the advances new genetic technologies can deliver.

If you plan, then you'll do... but it helps to have a friend

Published
Thursday 5th January, 2012
Categories
Health

While you are more likely to do something if you plan it in advance, new research from the University of Leeds shows that partnering up can really boost the likelihood of sticking to your resolutions.