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New centre to revolutionise medical technology

Published
Wednesday 27th February, 2013
Categories
Health
Technology

The University of Leeds is leading a £5.7 million, government-backed initiative to transform the way replacement joints and other medical implants are made.

Boost for cancer diagnosis health tech

Published
Wednesday 9th October, 2019
Categories
Health

A health minister visiting Nexus today has announced an additional £4m of funding to support the development of new health tech innovations.

A health minister has announced an additional £4m of funding to support the development of new health tech innovations. One of the ten companies to benefit includes PinPoint Data Science, which is based at Nexus.

N8 launches Industry Innovation Forum

Published
Tuesday 31st January, 2012
Categories
Science
Technology

The new Industry Innovation Forum (IIF) led by the N8 Research Partnership officially launches today at an event held at the University of Leeds.

Planning for Leeds’ driverless future

Published
Thursday 1st November, 2018
Categories
Science
Technology

A new study has predicted the effects driverless cars could have on urban transport systems and public behaviour in the City of Leeds.

Leeds city street

Sale of virtual microscope technology

Published
Tuesday 23rd February, 2016
Categories
Health
Technology
Working with business

The healthcare company Roche has acquired the intellectual property and technology of the Leeds Virtual Microscope (LVM), an innovative system designed to help pathologists making cancer diagnoses.

Dr Darren Treanor shows a LVM slide on a Powerwall

Children and researchers create eco-comic

Published
Wednesday 27th November, 2013
Categories
Technology
Environment

Penguins wearing reflective hats and cars that run on tomato ketchup are among the highlights of a new graphic novel published by the University of Leeds’ Centre in Low Carbon Technologies.

New bust of Nobel prize winner

Published
Friday 11th December, 2015
Categories
University
Science
Technology

The work of the University of Leeds professor who developed one of the most influential scientific techniques of the 20th Century has been commemorated 100 years after he received the Nobel Prize.

Bragg Bust

New investment for medical imaging device

Published
Tuesday 8th April, 2014
Categories
Health
Technology

Quantum Imaging Ltd, a University of Leeds spin out, has secured a £1.6 million investment to develop its medical imaging technology.

Nursing apprentices meet Minister

Published
Friday 26th October, 2018
Categories
University
Health

Nursing apprentices taught by the University had an opportunity to share their experiences with the Minister for Apprenticeships.

Minister meets Leeds nursing apprentices

Research spotlight - March 2019

Published
Friday 29th March, 2019
Categories
University

March round-up of some of the latest research and education stories from the University.

VLT Unit Telescopes Credit: .Hüdepohl (atacamaphoto.com)/ESO