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 shows that a fungal disease diagnostic and educational programme has impacted the mortality rates of HIV patients in Guatemala.
Results from an international science experiment provide strong evidence for the existence of an undiscovered subatomic particle or new force.
A new book explains how Takabuti was likely murdered with a military axe from behind as she was running away from her assailant, more than 2,600 years ago.
The University and the UK Atomic Energy Authority (UKAEA) have joined forces to promote the research and development of sustainable energy produced by fusion.
Experts at Manchester and sports footwear firm inov-8 collaborate to create the world’s first running shoe with a graphene-enhanced foam in the sole.
Professors Yoram Gorlizki and Vanessa May have been recognised for the excellence of their work and its positive impact on the social sciences.
Cutting-edge nanotechnology from Manchester has revealed previously unseen blood biomarkers that could be used to test for Alzheimer’s disease, years before its symptoms appear.
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.