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Manchester scientists have taken an important step towards finding a treatment for age-related macular degeneration (AMD).
The University has retained fifth place for research power in the Research Excellence Framework 2021, the first UK-wide evaluation since 2014.
Manchester's Dr Dean Lomax is part of the team that helped collect 'Fiona', the fossilised remains of Chile's first complete ichthyosaur discovered in 2009.
A blood test given by GPs could help diagnose ovarian cancer faster and more accurately, especially for women under the age of 50 according to Manchester researchers.
The University's Manchester Innocence Project has partnered with podcast makers to launch a new true crime podcast, exploring wrongful convictions.
Manchester scientists have helped to prove that nerve signals communicate between clogged-up arteries and the brain.
The latest finds unearthed by Manchester palaeontologist, Robert DePalma, will feature in BBC One's Dinosaurs: The final day with David Attenborough.
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.