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.
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Dr Joanne Jordan’s research about disadvantaged people in Bangladesh dealing with climate change has won a highly-respected Arts and Humanities Research Council award.
Manchester scientists are hoping to unlock the secrets of the neutrino using a new experiment one mile underground in the French Alps.
Professor Mike Barnes outlines why he thinks offshore wind could be a boom industry for the UK.
In the run up to World Antibiotic Awareness Week, Dr Roger Harrison explains why antibiotic resistance is not just a cause of concern for doctors.
The first study to test whether access to consultants and diagnostics at weekends reduces mortality has found no association with weekend death rates.
Our body clocks cause wounds to heal approximately 60% faster if the injury happens during the day rather than at night.
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.