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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Professor Sir Kostya Novoselov and British artist Kate Daudy will create a work of art live at the Mobile World Congress 2019.
A study has found that the UK needs to demonstrate its added value to maintain its current influence after it leaves the EU.
The University has been awarded £10 million to lead a UK-wide biomanufacturing research hub.
The National Graphene Institute will be working on an 18-month research project with LifeSaver, a UK-based water filtration company.
A major trial has found screening women aged 35–39 with a family history of breast cancer every year would be highly effective.
Manchester scientists have created flags that can generate electrical energy using wind and solar power.
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.