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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Research suggests that higher ocean temperatures reduce freeze response times which infant sharks use to avoid being eaten.
Research shows that those with a common respiratory disease are more likely to visit a GP for chest problems after mould exposure.
Research has found that smartwatches could help prepare patients for major surgery and improve their recovery.
Research shows that 37% of GPs said they were likely to quit direct patient care within five years before the pandemic.
Researchers have demonstrated a new method for imaging live chemical reactions with atomic resolution using nanoscale 2D material test tubes.
A project to uncover previously unpublished material from Humphry Davy is seeking volunteers to help transcribe notebooks.
Early research shows that women may have a stronger immune response to a common form of skin cancer than men.
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.