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/
Find out about the research undertaken at our three Faculties and the Schools within them
The Christabel Pankhurst Institute for Health Technology and Innovation will build on Manchester’s strengths in digital health and advanced materials to discover health and care solutions.
New research from Manchester reveals similar genetic changes in conjunctival melanoma to that of cutaneous (skin) melanoma caused by UV radiation.
AVATAR therapy uses digital avatars to represent the auditory hallucinations experienced by people with psychosis.
A study involving Manchester researchers calls for a new approach to support families of newborns with hearing loss.
Manchester is one of four universities taking part in the project to address issues such as childhood obesity, sustainability in agriculture and global warming.
A study by clinical scientists at Manchester has shown that schizophrenia may, in some part, be caused by disordered functioning of the immune system.
Research shows that 60% of food’s climate impact comes from cooking so using appliances like microwaves and pressure cookers contributes less to climate change.
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.