The University of Manchester's research has real-world impact beyond academia. We are at the forefront of the search for solutions to some of the world's most pressing problems, seeking to be a global force for positive change.
From tackling cancer and poverty to finding the energy solutions of the future, our research is making a real difference to the quality of people's lives across the globe. Search our Research Explorer to find out more. For information on the University's Coronavirus response - https://www.manchester.ac.uk/coronavirus-response/
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Scientists have created the most detailed ever 3D scan of a rare form of congenital heart disease which is important for treatments.
Scientists have found a way to increase the environmental safety of perovskite solar cells.
A proof-of-concept study has shown that a non-invasive test, that can be taken at home, can accurately detect womb cancer.
A report highlights the barriers faced by young people in England who miss the benchmark of grade 4 in GCSE English and Maths.
Research shows a genetic condition which causes delayed development and learning difficulties could be treated by a compound isolated from sperm.
The Phase 3 study led by MFT will test the effectiveness of a new two-dose vaccine regimen in preventing moderate to severe cases of coronavirus.
Research shows giving bladder cancer patients fewer but larger doses of radiation reduces the risk of the disease returning.
The University of Manchester's research beacons are examples of pioneering discoveries, interdisciplinary collaboration and cross-sector partnerships that are tackling some of the biggest questions facing the planet.